Re: Extracting files off “unknown” 8 inch disks. Any thoughts…
terry at webweavers.co.nz
Mon Apr 17 21:01:45 CDT 2017
>If you can find an old registered copy of FORMATQM, it allowed very
>flexible formatting. So, you could format a DMF floppy by defining a
>format in the FORMATS.CFG file thus:
Reminds me of NEWDOS/80 V2 on the TRS-80 Mod 1/III. The PDRIVE command let
you define your very own disk format!
No one else but you could read it of course (:
Yes, so it's as I thought re: formatting the 8 inch drive. MS-DOS felt it
knew better than I did.
>If you are using an 8" drive, it should also have accepted 77.
Yes, the point is Fred, it didn't. So, if /N is 15, then it must ONLY
accept T:40 or 80, yea?
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