Apple // Emulator Disk Images
Zane H. Healy
healyzh at aracnet.com
Tue Apr 26 20:04:34 CDT 2005
> > 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
I was running DSK2FILE under System 6. I've tried writting a DOS 3.3 disk,
as well as those two Wizardry/Tekumel disks I posted the link to.
I've gotten zero errors, though when I try to boot the disks, it comlains it
> > 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.
Yes, I do hate it. Will ADT run under System 6? I'd thought you had to run
a server on the Apple, and use a client on the PC to connect to it via
serial line and send the data over the serial line. It's been years since I
used it, so I might be totally off on how it works. One thing I should
probably also take a look at is "Asimov 2.0".
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