[Coco] Re: Re: Hard Drive Problems

Boisy G. Pitre boisy at boisypitre.com
Tue Jun 22 00:50:57 EDT 2004

On Jun 21, 2004, at 11:42 PM, Frederick D Provoncha wrote:

> Okay, time for another update everyone:
> The program 'dskwrite' that Willard shared with me doesn't seem to 
> work.
> I'm getting 'No Permission' errors every time I run it. The reason 
> didn't
> take long to figure out. When the program prompts the user to enter the
> name of the disk to write to, I enter "/d0". The program then tries, in
> the second OPEN statement, to open a path to a file named "/d0". That 
> of
> course is the root directory, not a file, and you can't write to a
> directory, so that triggers a 'No Permission' error. I don't think
> there's anything I can do about that.

There is... instead of typing /d0, type: /d0@

That should make it work.


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