[Coco] Using that 16/32/64 MB RamDrive.
Paul T. Barton
idezilla at yahoo.com
Sat Feb 7 18:56:47 EST 2004
> On Feb 5, 2004, at 6:42 PM, Gene Heskett wrote:
> Can you set it for logical only, with no
> verify? Unless its
> verifying, which is where the sectors get
> counted up, a logical
> format should only take a few milliseconds.
> It only has to compose
> and write 3 sectors to do that, LSN0 for the
> usual reasons, LSN1 for
> the fat, and LSN2 for the first sector of the
> root directory.
> Everything else gets written as needed
Well, I tried it wirh VFY=1 and with VFY=0,
neither eliminate the upcounting numbers.
I did notice that if the fill size of
/r0 (cyl=F80) is used, the time between
hitting enter and when the numbers start,
Still hate to wait 22 minutes for every
reboot, not good. I may start using
only an 8MB drive for the CMDS directory.
All in all, I'm happy that it works
so well and preserves the data during
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