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by ZrX
Thu Mar 08, 2012 11:50 pm
Forum: Software Development
Topic: Visualizing a C64 floppydisk
Replies: 38
Views: 17101

Re: Visualizing a C64 floppydisk

Well my G64 code is pretty manual so far, depending what kind of format it's being fed with. Some formats like bad sector protection and Vorpal tend to work with minimum work but others like Rapidlok are still pretty much a no-go. PS. The previous Gianan Sisters image has been updated. And some more...
by ZrX
Wed Mar 07, 2012 9:14 pm
Forum: Software Development
Topic: Visualizing a C64 floppydisk
Replies: 38
Views: 17101

Visualizing a C64 floppydisk

I've been working quite some while on my STREAM -> D64/G64 converter and decided to try visualizing how the data is laid on the disk.

Layout of a Giana Sisters floppy (large'ish picture) that was erraneously dumped with hall effect sensor replacing the index sensor.

Just for showoff for now. ;)
by ZrX
Sat Dec 17, 2011 8:50 pm
Forum: Support
Topic: Seagate ST-225 hard drive
Replies: 4
Views: 2200

Re: Seagate ST-225 hard drive

Since that drive uses the old ST-506 "MFM"-interface where the read and write lines use differential signaling, I'm not sure if Kryoflux is able to handle that. I'd look for some old computer with ISA-slot and a suitable "Winchester"-type controller card for the drive. Install system on a normal IDE...