[Coco] error 249

Bill Pierce ooogalapasooo at aol.com
Sat Mar 18 14:03:41 EDT 2017

No, typ should be 21 for 3.5 720k, 20 for 5.25 360k (I think)



Bill Pierce
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-----Original Message-----
From: Bill <cwgordon at carolina.rr.com>
To: 'CoCoList for Color Computer Enthusiasts' <coco at maltedmedia.com>
Sent: Sat, Mar 18, 2017 1:12 pm
Subject: Re: [Coco] error 249

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. -- Coco mailing listCoco at maltedmedia.comhttps://pairlist5.pair.net/mailman/listinfo/coco

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