Archiving CP/M 2.2 Source Code Programs to a PC (Fat or NTFS media)

Fred Cisin cisin at
Fri Jan 15 09:09:45 CST 2016

On Fri, 15 Jan 2016, Robo58 wrote:
> Hi Folks,
> I have many diskettes worth of CP/M 2.2 assembler source code and programs
> that I'd like to archive in the PC environment.  I'm worried that my media
> is degrading and I want to move it before it's too late.
> The media is mostly 8" SD or DD, there are also some 5.25" HD diskettes too.

Are the "8" SD" standard 8" SSSD?
What format are the 8" DD?
What format are the 5.25" HD?   Are you SURE that they are HD?

> I have the original hardware and can view the media and run the programs.

What make and model?  There are approximately 2500 mutually incompatible 
CP/M disk formats.

> I'm looking for suggestions on how to move it to the PC environment.

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