Re: Format of uploads to

From: Marko Mäkelä (
Date: 1999-10-25 21:36:22

On Mon, 25 Oct 1999, Ethan Dicks wrote:

> Perhaps I should have been more explicit about what I have - several
> test/demo disks (2031, 9060/9090, SuperPET) and lots of general PET
> apps.  

The test/demo disks and similar material should be preserved in their
original format (raw sector dump of the disk), in case there is any hidden
information that might turn out to be interesting later.

> Two questions: a) is Lynx-format appropriate for use on the PET?  b) Is
> there a Lynxifier for Linux or Winblows?  I'm doing all of my archival
> work via X1541 and VICE.

a) On a second thought, maybe not. b) Yes, as a part of the cbmconvert
tool written by me.

It seems that they have upgraded the system during the
weekend.  The ssh host identification has changed, and my old password is
no longer valid.  Also, the file systems are (or have been) mounted
read-only.  I hope that this will be sorted out in a few days.


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