From: Daniele Gratteri (daniele_gratteri_at_inwind.it)
Date: 2003-09-23 14:10:51
----- Original Message ----- From: <firstname.lastname@example.org> To: <email@example.com> Sent: Tuesday, September 23, 2003 5:19 AM Subject: 1571/1581 (RE: Commodore 16) > After some testing the issue is not as complex as it first appears. I > believe it is in the sequence in which the 1571 drive is booted relative to > the computer. If the 1571 comes up in the 1571 mode it had a problem. If it > came up as a "1541" then it was Ok. I forget the actual sequence which gave > the most robust start up, I think it is drive on first, then computer.... > the 1571 manual has the sequence. If I power on the 1571 first and then the VIC 20, I have no problem at all: the drive starts in 1541 mode and then, if I want to use it as a 1571, I have to use some BASIC commands. I think you shouldn't power on the computer first and then the drive... ___ __ / __|___ Daniele Gratteri, Italian Commodore-Amiga user... /// | / |__/ Nickname: FIAT1100D - ICQ: 53943994 __ /// | \__|__\ Home page: http://www.gratteri.tk \\\/// \___| E-MAIL: firstname.lastname@example.org ...since 1990 \/// Message was sent through the cbm-hackers mailing list
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