imaging XENIX disks

Geoff Reed geoffr at
Wed Nov 8 23:29:27 CST 2006

Thank you, it was a 580 I had.... I must be developing a bad sector in my
file allocation tables :)

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On Wednesday 08 November 2006 22:21, Geoff Reed wrote:
> I thought the Altos 586 was a Z-80 cpm machine or am I misremembering
> the one I had ages ago, kind of a "diamond" shaped case IIRC
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The 580 is z80 based, the 586 is 80x86-based. (I think that's an 8086)

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