[Coco] error 249

Bill cwgordon at carolina.rr.com
Sat Mar 18 13:10:46 EDT 2017

So I should "DMODE /Dn stp=03 typ=03 cyl=50" and make sure the dns=1.

> -----Original Message-----
> From: Coco [mailto:coco-bounces at maltedmedia.com] On Behalf Of Tim
> Fadden
> Sent: Saturday, March 18, 2017 12:53 PM
> To: CoCoList for Color Computer Enthusiasts
> Subject: Re: [Coco] error 249
> If you are using this dmode on real floppies they will not work.
> Dmode for 40 track 2 sided should be
> typ=20 cyl=28 sid=2 
> formatted using a disk-based version of nos96809l2v030300coco3_dw with
> no problems. I had copied Bill Pierce's utilities on it, and was trying
> to access the disk while the Coco was running DriveWire 4. 

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