RE: D81 files

From: Geoffrey D. Oltmans (
Date: 2000-05-30 05:28:21

On Tue, 30 May 2000, COPLIN, Nicholas. wrote:

> Trans64 has a bug with D81 files.... I've had a few emails with Bernhard
> (the programmer) but as yet we have not resolved all the problems....
> Trans64 can be used to transfer /name /copy /work with files on a D81 image,
> but it can'y be used to create the blank image in the first place.... it
> gets it wrong... the original BAM is incorrectly set up.

Ahh that would explain it. I guess this image was created with some other
program, because Trans64 won't even show the contents.

> To transfer the D81 to a real 1581 disk I use 1581COPY by Womo (Wolfgang
> Moser).  This program works great.  If you transfer a disk created by
> Trans64 it will not be readable on a 1581 (the BAM is corrupt).  You need to
> start with a blank created by C1541 or a 1581COPY of a real disk.  One note

Sounds good to me. Where do I get 1581COPY from?


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