Apple // Emulator Disk Images

gordt at gordt at
Mon Apr 25 16:36:21 CDT 2005

I would assume you need to format the floppies with the appropriate format 
(DOS or ProDOS depending on what you're writing) - I need to do so on my 
IIGS with DSK2FILE so I presume you'd need to do so on the Mac...


cctech-bounces at wrote on 04/25/2005 05:14:06 PM:

> > Sounds like you did everything right, but it should've have taken 
> > minutes to write each floppy.  It should've only taken a minute for 
> > Are you using double density floppies?  Do not use high 
> > only give you problems.
> I'd thought that I was doing it right.  I'm using brand new DS DD 
> I'm not sure how old, but less than 20 years old, and they've been 
> under good conditions thier entire life).  I thought that was an insane
> amount of time to take.  The drive works for reading, I wonder if it has
> issues with writting.
> I just had a thought, should I have formated the floppy prior to trying 
> write the disk image to it?  I wouldn't think DSK2FILE would care.
>       Zane

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