Re: PC as 1541

From: Mike Paull <>
Date: Tue, 26 Apr 2011 18:18:41 +1000
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On 26/04/2011, at 6:01 PM, Gábor Lénárt <> wrote:

> Hi All,
> I would like to use my PC (running Linux ...) as an 1541 which can be
> accessed by CBM machines (C64 and C64 DTV - my DTV is already modded so it
> has got an IEC serial bus and it's tested: it works with a real 1541) as a
> regular 1541 drive.  I tried to google a bit but what I found was only the
> way to connect an 1541 drive to the PC, but I have different need: I want to
> to connect a CBM machine to my PC which acts like an 1541 (no additional
> software needed on the CBM machine side) then.  Has anyone an idea about
> this?  I have to build some kind of cable to connect for example parallel
> port of the PC to the IEC connector of the CBM machine, but since I could
> not find any project for this, I even don't know which cable should I build
> and what software I can use at the PC side.
> Thanks in advance,
> - Gábor
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