reading apple ii disks with PCs: it WORKS !!!

From: Pete Turnbull <>
Date: Mon Jan 5 17:15:15 2004

On Jan 5, 15:02, Gene Buckle wrote:
> Me, I want to know how they make an FM/MFM drive read a GCR disk...

It's not a drive issue, it's a controller issue. The bits on the disk
are just bits on a disk... just alternating magnetic poles. There's
nothing strange or different about the heads or amplifiers on an Apple,
Commodore, or Amiga drive.

Pete						Peter Turnbull
						Network Manager
						University of York
Received on Mon Jan 05 2004 - 17:15:15 GMT

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