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Fri Nov 21 14:40:15 CST 2014
On 11/21/2014 11:26 AM, Glen Slick wrote:
> Is it correct that RX01 format floppies can be created from blank
> floppies with a standard PC floppy controller (or at least some
> controllers / motherboards, depending on the controller chip) while
> RX02 format floppies cannot?
Yup. The RX02 ("double density") use a whacky MFM scheme (with some
code substitutions) for data with FM sector headers. Not doable at all
with a standard PC setup. RX01s are pretty much stock FM.
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