[Coco] Copying a data/binary file from disk to cassette
devries.bob at gmail.com
Fri Jan 4 00:11:40 EST 2008
There is a utility from COMPUTIZE INC called TAPEUTIL which will copy any
file from disk to tape (and vice versa). It is part of the SUPER BACKUP
package from that company.
This utility works on the emulator, too.
(just ask me....)
Regards, Bob Devries, Dalby, Queensland, Australia
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----- Original Message -----
From: "tim lindner" <tlindner at macmess.org>
To: "CoCoList for Color Computer Enthusiasts" <coco at maltedmedia.com>
Sent: Friday, January 04, 2008 3:08 PM
Subject: Re: [Coco] Copying a data/binary file from disk to cassette
> tim lindner <tlindner at macmess.org> wrote:
>> > So, what's the best route? I feel like I'm missing something
>> > obvious, so forgive me if I'm being slow here...
>> Unless someone already has a program to do this for data files, I'll
>> take a crack it.
> BASIC's disk and cassette I/O commands seems to be very textual
> orientated. Reading arbituary (binary) files with them is inconsistant.
> It'll have to be done at a lower level.
> I sure hope someone has written this already.
> Phil, I suggest you follow Jean-Paul Samson's advice and get DriveWire.
> tim lindner
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