[Coco] OS-9 Floppy / Printer configuration?
Stephen H. Fischer
SFischer1 at Mindspring.com
Mon Jul 26 15:10:02 EDT 2010
I got my OS-9 Level 1 disk drivers from SDisk1, is that what you remember?
I think that I have DSK files of all my SDisk original disks and doc's.
> Hi All,
> for the life of me, I cannot remember where I last saw the disk driver for
> Level 1, nor can I remember its name.
> Can someone help out here? I have scanned through RTSI, and also the files
> from the Princeton days (now on maltedmedia), but nothing jumps out at me.
> Regards, Bob Devries
> Dalby, QLD, Australia
----- Original Message -----
From: "Gene Heskett" <gene.heskett at gmail.com>
To: <coco at maltedmedia.com>
Sent: Monday, July 26, 2010 3:14 AM
Subject: Re: [Coco] OS-9 Floppy / Printer configuration?
> On Monday, July 26, 2010 06:09:36 am Bob Devries did opine:
>> Hi all,
>> may I be so bold as to point out that Chad H is using Level ONE of OS9?
>> AFAIK, level ONE was HARD CODED for single-sided disks. You needed to
>> replace the floppy driver and descriptors with a modified one
>> (available on RTSI IIRC) to read/write double-sided disks.
>> Regards, Bob Devries
>> Dalby, QLD, Australia
> 100% correct. The original Level 1 version 1.00 also had a different set
> defines in the defsfiles. I recall getting my disk driver from a
> place at the time, possibly ComputerWare, but it would take me the rest of
> the day to find the originals now.
> Cheers, Gene
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