Pinout for SED9421
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Mon Nov 28 13:07:41 CST 2005
On 11/28/2005 at 10:46 AM Dwight K. Elvey wrote:
> Besides the HeathKit hard sectored controller board,
>used on both the H8 and the H89, Polymorphics also
>used a serial chip to do data. In both of these
>cases, as you state, they used synchronous serial
>chips and not async.
To put a reverse twist on this, has anyone ever used two floppy controllers
to transfer data between two systems? I know it'd take a little extra
hardware (something has to provide address headers outside of a format
operation), but it should still be quite possible to do so.
I've never tried, however. Ethernet is so much easier.
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