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by IFW
Sun Jun 20, 2021 8:56 pm
Forum: Support
Topic: Must have floppy drives
Replies: 3
Views: 53

Re: Must have floppy drives

Regarding 5.25'' drives, it depends on whether you want to be able to read flippy disks or not.
by IFW
Thu Jun 10, 2021 6:47 pm
Forum: Dumping
Topic: Dungeon Master for Atari ST disk image produced by dtc.exe
Replies: 66
Views: 20319

Re: Dungeon Master for Atari ST disk image produced by dtc.exe

Yes, but only in a few weeks time.
by IFW
Wed Jun 09, 2021 11:29 am
Forum: Support
Topic: Test image for an 8" drive?
Replies: 28
Views: 392

Re: Test image for an 8" drive?

This disk cannot be decoded just by specific parameters, I changed variables live until they worked running the code in a debugger... :) -m1 -frx/* -i -fdec -v360 -z3 -oe76 -i3 -l8 ...but this will just give you warnings about sector sizes in headers not matching the desired size. "rx" fol...
by IFW
Tue Jun 08, 2021 11:48 pm
Forum: Support
Topic: Test image for an 8" drive?
Replies: 28
Views: 392

Re: Test image for an 8" drive?

The disk image
by IFW
Tue Jun 08, 2021 11:45 pm
Forum: Support
Topic: Test image for an 8" drive?
Replies: 28
Views: 392

Re: Test image for an 8" drive?

Disk 8 is 360 RPM, FM, single sided, 77 tracks, sector size 1024, 4 sectors, but the sector headers show a sector size of 128 instead of 1024. No idea if this is just copy-protection, or a legit format from some unknown 8'' dos... I've attached the decoded image, but it does not seem to contain anyt...
by IFW
Tue Jun 08, 2021 11:31 am
Forum: Support
Topic: POLL: Problems KryoFlux under MacOS
Replies: 20
Views: 2070

Re: POLL: Problems KryoFlux under MacOS

macOS should work again now.
viewtopic.php?f=2&t=1762
by IFW
Tue Jun 08, 2021 11:24 am
Forum: Dumping
Topic: How to deal with bad sectors on 800K Mac floppies
Replies: 8
Views: 199

Re: How to deal with bad sectors on 800K Mac floppies

SomeGuy wrote a very nice summary! In addition, one thing that can catch you out (happened to me a few times as well) is people writing DD data to a HD disk. Discounting the fact that the magnetic properties are not ideal for such an experiment, your target system will likely be able to use such a d...
by IFW
Tue Jun 08, 2021 10:46 am
Forum: Software Development
Topic: dos5_extract.py: recover DOS BACKUP archives
Replies: 1
Views: 672

Re: dos5_extract.py: recover DOS BACKUP archives

Thanks for sharing 8-)
by IFW
Tue Jun 08, 2021 10:37 am
Forum: Feature Requests
Topic: Will hard sector support be coming to non-Windows platforms?
Replies: 6
Views: 1643

Re: Will hard sector support be coming to non-Windows platforms?

Please send me a link for a few - it would really help!

Thanks.