From: Baltissen, GJPAA (Ruud) (ruud.baltissen_at_abp.nl)
Date: 2003-12-07 11:05:26
Hallo Ethan, > > More worrying is the fact that I even don't know if the > > pinouts of the bus are the same. > > They are not. If they were, people would have been throwing AT drives > on Amigas a long time ago. With other words: I waisted quite some time :( I really hoped to present the C= community with an alternative solution in case the original HD broke down. OK, I have some loose controllers and MFM-disks laying around so that's not the problem. Although your answer is not one I loved to hear, thanks anyway. Hmmm, weird idea: the XT-bus is nothing more then some registers read/writen by a uControler. What about using a PIC or ATMEL that on one side emulates the XT-bus and is connected to an IDE-drive on the otherside? The problem is that I face three problems: - have no knowledge of PICs or ATMELs but that can be overcome - pinout of the XT-bus? - what is the exact registersetting and its behaviour? I close this chapter for the moment and return to to my other projects for the moment. -- ___ / __|__ / / |_/ Groetjes, Ruud \ \__|_\ \___| http://Ruud.C64.org =====DISCLAIMER================================================================= De informatie in dit e-mailbericht is vertrouwelijk en uitsluitend bestemd voor de geadresseerde. Wanneer u dit bericht per abuis ontvangt, verzoeken wij u contact op te nemen met de afzender per kerende e-mail. Verder verzoeken wij u in dat geval dit e-mailbericht te vernietigen en de inhoud ervan aan niemand openbaar te maken. Wij aanvaarden geen aansprakelijkheid voor onjuiste, onvolledige dan wel ontijdige overbrenging van de inhoud van een verzonden e-mailbericht, noch voor daarbij overgebrachte virussen. The information contained in this e-mail is confidential and may be privileged. It may be read, copied and used only by the intended recipient. If you have received it in error, please contact the sender immediately by return e-mail; please delete in this case the e-mail and do not disclose its contents to any person. We don't accept liability for any errors, omissions, delays of receipt or viruses in the contents of this message which arise as a result of e-mail transmission. Message was sent through the cbm-hackers mailing list
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