From: Marko Mäkelä (
Date: 2004-09-08 22:56:40

On Tue, Aug 31, 2004 at 04:26:02PM +0200, Baltissen, GJPAA (Ruud) wrote:

I wonder if everyone else is getting the messages this late, delayed by
about 8 days.

> It puzzled me and then I found out: the transfer of the the data from
> the CBM to my PC was very fast but took enough time to make the 8250
> stop the diskmotor.

Hmm, if you were copying individual files, wouldn't it be possible to tell
the CBM-HD to LISTEN and the 8250 to TALK?

> Why is the above interesting? CBM-HD saves a 8250 disk as a D82 file and now
> I have a tool to save the original WordCraft disks. Which is interesting for
> Marko again :)

Yes, very interesting, actually for all PET users, since we have been in
contact with the producers of this word processor, and they are willing to
release it under some free license.


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