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by petwal02
Wed Jan 22, 2014 10:27 pm
Forum: News
Topic: Modified 5.25" floppy drives arriving for sale
Replies: 40
Views: 16504

Re: Modified 5.25

Interested and subscribed!Looking forward for this.
by petwal02
Mon Sep 16, 2013 12:19 am
Forum: Support
Topic: 8" IBM System/34 floppies
Replies: 7
Views: 1581

Re: 8" IBM System/34 floppies

In that case I'll take a look what I have; absolutely I can help with some information and some floppydisks. I just scanned an appendix “Instructions for Disk Drive and File Control Block Definition”, perhaps interesting in this case. https://www.dropbox.com/s/49go1ojw2yarz70/Appendix%20diskdrive%20...
by petwal02
Sun Sep 15, 2013 12:25 pm
Forum: Support
Topic: 8" IBM System/34 floppies
Replies: 7
Views: 1581

Re: 8" IBM System/34 floppies

Perhaps that is the answer; the disk is probably hard sectored. It would explain my problems at this time. Because with another 8" floppy disk unit (Shugart) and IBM floppies there won´t no problem to make dumps with Kryoflux. I will now instead take same backups with diskcopy to make new shiny 8" f...
by petwal02
Sat Sep 14, 2013 9:07 pm
Forum: Support
Topic: 8" IBM System/34 floppies
Replies: 7
Views: 1581

Re: 8" IBM System/34 floppies

Hi! Sorry to trouble but I'm having very mixed success imaging 8" drives and with my Ericsson step/one there is no success at all. I could not dump any of my 8" floppies via the Kryoflux so I need some help. I have made a stream file with command dtc –fx –i0. The file is from one of the system disk ...
by petwal02
Fri Sep 13, 2013 10:08 pm
Forum: Support
Topic: 8" IBM System/34 floppies
Replies: 7
Views: 1581

8" IBM System/34 floppies

Hi! I also have a lot of 8" floppy disks and just now I am testing my Kryoflux for that with my Ericsson step/one disk unit 4733. But after calibrate commando dtc –c2 and answer “80tracks” I get some speed problem. I use DBIT adapter for which adapts 8" floppy disk drives (Shugart SA800 style bus) t...