dkelvey at hotmail.com
Sat Nov 30 18:37:34 CST 2019
Don't 8 inch drives have 77 tracks?
From: cctalk <cctalk-bounces at classiccmp.org> on behalf of Bill Gunshannon via cctalk <cctalk at classiccmp.org>
Sent: Saturday, November 30, 2019 9:22 AM
To: emanuel stiebler <emu at e-bbes.com>; General Discussion: On-Topic and Off-Topic Posts <cctalk at classiccmp.org>
Subject: Re: P112
On 11/30/19 9:15 AM, emanuel stiebler wrote:
> On 2019-11-29 19:01, Bill Gunshannon via cctalk wrote:
>> Let's try again with the right name in the Subject line!
>> It's not really classic (although it does try to pretend to be
>> but does anyone here do anything with the P112 SBC? I am trying to
>> get 8" disks running on it but I am seeing some rather strange behavior.
> You should probably describe the "strange behavior". There is a chance,
> it isn't a P112 problem?
I was waiting to see if there were any P112 users first,
I'll start with the simple and funny one. If i run FORMAT
it formats all 80 tracks. :-) Seems like the definition
for an 8" disk as selected in the config menu is just plain
wrong. Of course, once it formats all 80 :-) tracks any
attempt to access it, like a DIR, just returns "sector not
More information about the cctech