On 1/28/2014 12:09 AM, Groepaz wrote: > On Tuesday 28 January 2014, you wrote: >> Still, giving people the option of using the last sector of track 18, >> for example, which is hardly ever used, or tacking a block onto the end >> of the image and putting data into that block would sure help matters. > uw. terrible idea imho. having all these d64 variants that can only be > distinguished by their file size is terrible enough already. I prefer putting the info block on track 18, personally, which does not affect size. > > and yeah, why not use x64? support for it is right there afterall :) I don't know why folks don't use it. But, few do. I agree it's a more complete format, but it's not used as much. My idea of putting this same information on track 18 would add this information to the image, and has the benefit that folks could "see" if the disk came from an image when they use a real disk. Yeah, I know it "corrupts" the image. complaints to /dev/null Jim Message was sent through the cbm-hackers mailing listReceived on 2014-01-28 07:01:19
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