[rescue] Amiga 1000 rescue!
ian.finder at gmail.com
Wed Jun 23 02:55:34 CDT 2010
So my question is are those all 700k drives, as I thought 700k formatted 1.44
media would work reliably in 1.44 drives in 700k compatibility mode.
The problem I thought was 700k formated 1.44mb media in 700k only drives, so
if I replace the amiga floppy drive with a 1.44mb PeeCee one, would it just
treat it as a 700k drive and work?
Either way, how difficult is it to find a drive on that list? I haven't had
And is the only way to make boot media with a catweasel?
Sorry for the barrage of questions, it's late and I'm an amiga beginner.
Thanks for the valuable information you've already provided, this box seems
like a really neat piece of kit.
-- Ian Finder
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Subject: Re: [rescue] Amiga 1000 rescue!
On Tue, Jun 22, 2010 at 08:28:22PM -0700, Ian Finder wrote:
>Just picked up an Amiga 1000 with a bad floppy drive, and no OS media.
I found this, hope it helps:
Geoffrey S. Mendelson, Jerusalem, Israel gsm at mendelson.com N3OWJ/4X1GM
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