Apple // Emulator Disk Images

Vintage Computer Festival vcf at
Tue Apr 26 19:49:16 CDT 2005

On Tue, 26 Apr 2005, Zane H. Healy wrote:

> >If indeed DSK2FILE requires the disk to be pre-formatted as you say then
> >that's probably what was causing the troubles Zane was having.  Lame lame
> >lame.  Some people shouldn't be allowed to write software.
> It does indeed appear that DSK2FILE requires the disk image to be
> preformated.  Even more irritating I can't seem to get the //gs to
> read any of the disks I write with DSK2FILE :^(

Under what OS?  Are you getting hard errors (disk recalibration) or soft

> At this point I'm going to have to put the project on hold, as it has
> now gotten me seriously backlogged on stuff that I need to get done
> around here.

Don't you hate that?  Stuff that should be simple gets dragged out into an
unproductive timesink needlessly.  Ditch DSK2FILE and use ADT instead.


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