From: Hársfalvi Levente (levente_at_terrasoft.hu)
Date: 2002-07-11 14:47:41
Hi!, Nicolas Welte wrote: > Half tracks > are also said to be used as a copy protection (note that it is impossible to > use both a full track and one or two of its adjacent half tracks, the > previously written track would get overwritten because of the 40 track r/w > head). I seem to remember some book mentioning that it's actually possible to read whole halftracks, even if there's also some information on the adjacent halftracks. There were some rumours about a physically narrower read head in the 1541s. L. Message was sent through the cbm-hackers mailing list
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