[Coco] OS-9 C was Re: 3rdPart Editor

Stephen Fischer SFischer1 at Mindspring.com
Wed Dec 19 19:15:16 EST 2018

The use of Drivewire is something I have not have thought about, perhaps 
might work.

But wait, I found a bug in VCC that the VCC output capture of HDirect 
stops at the first line. Perhaps that has been fixed in one of the many 
VCCs around. That's why my attempts stalled. VC 1.42 I think was the 
version I used.


The source for HDirect is on SHF66.


The index of all my disks is:



On 12/19/2018 5:03 AM, Robert Gault wrote:
> Stephen,
> Seems I have HDirect as a compiled command but not the B09 source code.
> Why don't you try mounting your disk images on Drivewire. Issue the 
> command to HDirect within a program where the drive number gets updated 
> automatically. Redirect the output of HDirect to the VCC printer and all 
> your disks will dump their directory contents into a single Windows text 
> file.
> Robert
> Stephen Fischer wrote:
>  ><snip>
>>  That's another reason I wish HDirect which is a Basic09 program would 
>> run on
>> Windows.
>> 1. Transfer a disk to VCC's files.
>> 2. Run HDirect on the disk.
>> 3. Transfer the printable output back to Windows.
>> 4. REPEAT for ~ 250 disks.
>> No I do not want to actually print anything, just getting a human 
>> readable electronic copy replacing
>> my outdated printed ones.
>> The number of iterations is stopping me doing anything.
>> SHF
>> On 12/18/2018 11:24 AM, Bill Pierce via Coco wrote:
>>> Stephen, the version of make you linked IS TK's make.
>>> -----Original Message-----
>>> From: Robert Gault <robert.gault at att.net>
>>> To: CoCoList for Color Computer Enthusiasts <coco at maltedmedia.com>
>>> Sent: Tue, Dec 18, 2018 8:53 am
>>> Subject: Re: [Coco] OS-9 C was Re: 3rdPart Editor
>>> For what it is worth, I have a copy of Make_TK.lzh which has an 
>>> intact SRC/files.c #ifdef OS9.

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