Re: Cursor mag and archiving tapes

From: Ingo Korb <>
Date: Tue, 14 Feb 2012 18:29:40 +0100
Message-ID: <>
Ethan Dicks <> writes:

> On Mon, Feb 13, 2012 at 6:36 PM, MikeS <> wrote:
>> Failing that, is there a program out there somewhere that will batch-copy an
>> entire cassette (as data files, not audio, assuming they're still readable)
>> to a CBM disk or PC file(s) without having to copy one program at a time?
> I would like to know about such a program.  I manually snarfed my old
> tapes years ago via a PC parallel-port C2N interface and DOS software,
> but I would like to check over the tapes one more time to ensure I got
> everything.

Assuming that you have .tap files you can use tapclean[1] to check that
all checksums (if any - some turbos didn't bother with that) in the file
are corrent and with the "-doprg" option you can also tell it to export
all files in the image to .prg files.


       Message was sent through the cbm-hackers mailing list
Received on 2012-02-14 19:00:04

Archive generated by hypermail 2.2.0.