On 4/15/2012 4:18 AM, A.Fachat wrote: > Yes, the route to use CBM drives from the PC seems to be the exclusive > route these days. > > But I am also looking into using the PC as a floppy drive for my PETs. > > I have done this over a serial line for my own 6502 operating system, > so a server side is actually available. It's "just" a matter of > writing an atmega client that works as drive and communicates with the > PC via serial over usb. > > I even have an XS1541 here but didn't have the time... But since my > homebuilt printer-port ieee488 interface for the PC broke, and I am > using cn232 with my only PC left with a serial i/f, the pressure gets > stronger... The ZoomFloppy hardware should support using the PC as a FD/HDD, and there is plenty of room in the uC for more code. Alas, there's no code to implement that feature as yet. Jim Message was sent through the cbm-hackers mailing listReceived on 2012-04-15 15:00:10
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