[Coco] [coco] OS-9 CRC check
georgeramsower at gmail.com
Wed Feb 6 21:05:38 EST 2008
----- Original Message -----
From: "L. Curtis Boyle"
> On Wed, 06 Feb 2008 16:48:36 -0600, George Ramsower
> <georgeramsower at gmail.com> wrote:
>> I don't know, but I thought the CRC check in OS-9 L2 would ensure that
>> a module was okay to use. I feel that this may not be the case as this
>> morning, I had a problem saving a file from Basic09. It just wouldn't
>> stop trying to save it. I let it try for several minutes. It would move
>> the floppy drive's head back and forth and finally, I reset the CC3 and
>> rebooted. Once done, using Basic09, I reloaded a backup of the stuff and
>> saved it as I did the first time and it worked.
>>> From Basic09...
>> Save* filename
>> did not work
>> Reboot, restart B09
>> load filename.bu << that's the backup
>> save* filename
>> Worked. How is that?
> To speed up module loading, etc. quite a few of us disabled the CRC
> check... it could be that your version of the Nitros9 kernal has it
> disabled by default. Boisy?
I didn't know that CRC could be turned off. Anyway, it's not Nitros9, it's
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