[Coco] disk image software question
davidwladd at gmail.com
Tue May 5 17:51:51 EDT 2015
Depending on your Desktop PC's specs and OS you have installed. You can
use many types of utilities.
On my windows system I have used
This utility for windows is also the default utility that is used to work
with the disk images for the Raspberry Pi when writing out a image to a
On both Mac OS-X and Linux you can use "dd" to image the disk.
I used dd on my linux box to image my OS-9 L2 Zip 100 disk. Plus I also
used dd to image my OS-9/68K Zip 250 disk I was using as well without any
On Tue, May 5, 2015 at 4:08 PM, David Gettle <david17361 at gmail.com> wrote:
> OK here's what I'm trying to do....
> I have between 20 and 25 mb of data on a zip100 disk that I am trying to
> transfer into a format that either Drivewire or the Vcc can access the Zip
> disk is in OS-9 format I am not able at this point to connect either of the
> two zip100 drives I now own to the CoCo, because Superdriver cannot access
> both IDE and SCSI devices within the same boot session, and I cannot get
> NitrOS9 to boot with drivewire and allow me to access the Zip100 drive
> without an additional SCSI hard drive in the system, the one I had crashed.
> The Zip100 disk was a backup of the drive that crashed.
> On Tue, May 5, 2015 at 4:31 PM, Aaron Wolfe <aawolfe at gmail.com> wrote:
> > Drivewire images are just raw sector data, as such they have no
> > format. By default they are expanded as requested by the coco, so you
> > just create a blank file any way you'd like, in Windows right click and
> > New, Text file works fine. You will want to format the disk using DECB
> > OS9 depending on intended use after inserting it.
> > On May 5, 2015 4:12 PM, "David Gettle" <david17361 at gmail.com> wrote:
> > > What are the recommended programs to use to create disk images for use
> > with
> > > drivewire?
> > >
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