Date : Mon, 02 Nov 1992 07:48:41 GMT
From : email@example.com (Dan Fandrich)
Subject: Re: 22disk entry wanted
In article <1992Oct27.firstname.lastname@example.org> email@example.com (Alan Knowles)
>In article <BwruHJ.Aqq@sci.kun.nl>, firstname.lastname@example.org (Adriaan de Groot)
>|> SO -- could I ask someone (all eight of you?)
>|> to Email me the relevant chunk of the file --
>|> the disk parameters for an ICL model 35/36 or
>|> an ICL Quattro (dunno if that's in the list) --
>|> then, heck, I'd be eternally grateful.
>I think you might have a little trouble with the ICL Quattro.
>I vaguely remember when I tried it that the number of reserved tracks was
>not an integer, so the directory started partway into a track. No software
>I could find could cope with this.
This can be handled with 22DISK, at least version 1.30 or better; use
the SOFS parameter instead of OFS. From the manual:
SOFS indicates the number of sectors that are used for storing
the CP/M system and BIOS at the beginning of a diskette.
SOFS is used when the number of sectors used by the CP/M is
not an integral number of tracks, such as for the Coleco
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