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The problem is that "floppy" hasn't worked for several versions, whether due to a problem in the module or in something that uses it. Please forgive me for pointing out the obvious, but I feel I must... Now put a floppy disk formatted for MSDOS and a cdrom in and execute the commands ls /root/Drives/a: ls /root/Drives/d: to see if there is anything on them. Installing Autofs. his comment is here

There were three different 'Books at that time; the midrange PowerBook 140 (MacBook) and the high-end PowerBook 170 (MacBook Pro). The PC Exchange family of control panels, for example, provide a driver that allows the Mac to mount FAT or FAT32 disks which do not have a media level driver. Which machines used 3.3v edo? Style Default Style Contact Us Help Home Top RSS Terms and Rules Copyright © TechGuy, Inc. https://forums.techguy.org/threads/floppy-drive-prob-revisited.32269/

phobiussno, Feb 2, 2000 #5 NormanSmiley Thread Starter Joined: Mar 25, 1999 Messages: 503

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Originally posted by LarryCore: I don't recall your old post. Q: Why does this format method work? I have narrowed the problem down to something in the Registry (a technician confirmed that there was a problem in my registry). Shucks, I was thinking Heathrow was a prototype Airport chip.

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I think that in this context, Apple wouldn't care so much about rom dumping if the NDA is expired.

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Top Login Submit Article FAQ AUP Home Forums Contact Search this site: Navigation Recent posts Feed aggregator User login Username: * Password: * Create new account Request new password Active forum topics Transputer If you are using a minimum specification 1MB Mac, you will not be able to use any "Auto Format" options offered by software because you will run out of RAM during click Formatting utilities load drivers into RAM to support different SCSI devices.

Reboot the Mac. I'll see if I can make an MP3 of it.

Top Login or register to post comments January 24, 2005 - 1:29pm #15 aladds Offline Joined: Dec 26 2003 Posts: Most often the protocol used is a 1F/2F frequency system so it us frequency and not pulse phase that represents 1's and 0's on the media. Press the Format button.

Tech Reviews Tech News Tech How To Tech Buying Advice Laptop Reviews PC Reviews Printer Reviews Smartphone Reviews Tablet Reviews Wearables Reviews PC & Laptop Storage Reviews Antivirus Reviews Best Tech I'm a Mac user since the late 80's and have never owned a PC! I still won't rule out the micrcontroller-only approach entirely, but it would definitely require a high-speed microcontroller, carefully-crafted loops for speed, and cycle counting to generate the output data and motor Some notes.

The How To below explains how to configure a Zip cartridge that can be used safely on any Mac. this content Wasn't that the sound it makes when the wrong RAM is installed or if the RAM is defective? Floppy Drive prob. (revisited) Discussion in 'Hardware' started by NormanSmiley, Jan 31, 2000. I thought for sure there were Orinoco cards in there.

You can interface to a CF card with an 8-bit interface via a map of 8 I/O ports. (You can memory map the ports too if you wish). For price quotes and advertising information, please contact at BackBeat Media (646-546-5194). This is just personal preference, but it reduces the number of cables that need to be unplugged and replugged during testing. weblink With the RAM installed and the original 9600 350mhz card installed, I get nothing at all--no powerup, no chime, nothing but a short click.

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Basically, the "pseudo" directories are directories that don't exist until you try to use them.

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Top Login or register to post comments January 31, 2005 - 12:49am #29 Hawaii Cruiser Offline Joined: Jan 20 2005 Posts: 1433 floppy drive connector? I have not tried this exercise using an HD20 as the boot drive, so you are on your own. Make sure to do this with the computer turned off. All following models are actual in house apple designs based heavily on the broadcom reference design.

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Newer Than: Search this thread only Search this forum only Display results as threads Useful Searches Recent Posts More... I've also heard it is found on some IBM PC's. If necessary, remove the hard disk from the SCSI chain. check over here Then I saw a big card next to the RAM card.

I would not mind giving away one of the 32 meg versions if Dr Bob can confirm that the chip style listed above would work. Press the Scan Bus button. Similar to Captainz's, there are four pads next to the VCI slot without chips labelled U32, U33, U34, U35. Join over 733,556 other people just like you!

From what I've read, Apple continued the development of the PowerExpress all the way to the eve of production, and even AFTER the introduction of the Gossamer G3 because there was Shucks, I was thinking Heathrow was a prototype Airport chip. bobotech wrote: Which machines used 3.3v edo? Personally, my /etc/auto.floppy file looks like floppy -fstype=auto,defaults,user,suid :/dev/fd0 and my /etc/auto.cdrom file look like this cdrom -fstype=iso9660,user,suid :/dev/cdrom The reason why I gave conservative values in the script was the

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Top Login or register to post comments February 2, 2005 - 8:11am #38 drbob Offline Joined: Dec 20 2003 Posts: 851 Re: A trivial note in a Reviewing the floppy driver ROM routines, there are typically only 3-4 CPU instructions between when the last register select line is set correctly, and when the data is read or written. else you'd not hear that cool startup chime. Adv Reply Quick Navigation General Help Top Site Areas Settings Private Messages Subscriptions Who's Online Search Forums Forums Home Forums The Ubuntu Forum Community Ubuntu Official Flavours Support New to

Should I be looking for a ROM card?

Top Login or register to post comments January 24, 2005 - 7:10pm #18 bobotech Offline Joined: Dec 20 2003 Posts: 455 Just Does it have a ROM card--probably not, right? Advertisement NormanSmiley Thread Starter Joined: Mar 25, 1999 Messages: 503 Like some of you know from my previous post on this topic a few months ago, I still haven't been able The terms "cartridge" and "removable disk" are used interchangably in this article.