>>>>> "Stephen" == Stephen Judd <firstname.lastname@example.org> writes: Stephen> The FD-2000 is really great. If you don't have JiffyDOS, you Stephen> should get it too (to access the extra commands in a simple Stephen> way). Nah, I'm happy enough with my FC3. Stephen> The FD's have several advantages. First is that you can make Stephen> partitions. I was under the impression that you could on a 1581 as well. Stephen> Finally, and perhaps most importantly, it can use HD disks. Stephen> That not only means heaps of storage (the blocks free count Stephen> is a beautiful sight :), but that you don't have to search Stephen> for someplace that sells DD disks. Since I'm an amiga user I'm already stuck with them... Stephen> Action Replay and such work fine with the drive, for Stephen> accessing subdirectories/ partitions/etc. JiffyDOS will of Stephen> course speed up the data transfer, though. My FC3 won't? Stephen> This, btw, is my one annoyance with the drive: my Amiga can Stephen> only r/w 1581 disks, which means I can't use HD disks for Stephen> data transfer. You can hardly blame the FD-2000 for that... :) -- ___ . + . . . Per Olofsson ._|___|_, . . . . . + . . o o-o + . + MagerValp@Goth.Org . . + + + . - . . . o + . . . " + + . http://www.cling.gu.se/~cl3polof/
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