Re: Indus GT drive

From: David Wood (
Date: 2007-01-11 08:58:06

I have an indus GT that reports 'drive not ready' for :1 :(

On another note, I have a handful of 8megabit (1Mx8) eproms mwahaha.  Does anyone have any idea of the format for the disk image rom?


On Wed, 10 Jan 2007, Ethan Dicks wrote:

> On 1/10/07, Glenn Holmer <> wrote:
> > On Wednesday 10 January 2007 04:38, WhiteWolf wrote:
> > > I've got an Indus GT floppy drive for C64...
> > One of the interesting things about this drive is that there's another
> > ROM that you can address as drive 1: to load utility programs from.  A
> > clever idea!
> That's a wild idea.  I didn't know they could do that.  Is the data
> for "1:" entwined with the drive's normal firmware, or is it in, say,
> a separate ROM that could be changed?
> Given how large EEPROMs are these days, even DIP parts, in addition to
> all the projects to, say, hang an IDE hard drive off of the board from
> a 1541, it might be interesting to hang a bank of FLASH chips (or a CF
> socket?) off of a 1541 board for a ROM drive.
> -ethan
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