[Coco] ROM Options for Glenside IDE, and a 3D-Printed Case

Mark J. Blair nf6x at nf6x.net
Tue Aug 23 12:36:37 EDT 2016

> On Aug 23, 2016, at 06:42, Bill Pierce via Coco <coco at maltedmedia.com> wrote:
> Mark, why the toolshed source for hdbdos is set for 198 disk images I'll never know... but You can change the source to 256 images (0-255) which is the standard in HDBDOS.

Uh, I think it's indicating that the 64M CF card I plugged in is only big enough for 198 disk images. That's what the user manual says that address 0x0150 represents.

> Also, the os9 partition size limit is about 128meg using a cluster size of 1. Anything larger (up to 4gig) uses larger cluster sizes. Most of which is explained here:
> http://www.colorcomputerarchive.com/coco/Documents/Manuals/Hardware/Glenside's%20IDE%20Adapter%20Manual%20(GCCC).pdf

Thanks, I'll look at that manual.

Mark J. Blair, NF6X <nf6x at nf6x.net>

More information about the Coco mailing list