4 floppy disk drives on a PC?

From: Jim Leonard <trixter_at_oldskool.org>
Date: Sun Jan 16 19:26:12 2005

Tony Duell wrote:
> There is no problem reading a true 40-cylinder disk on an 80 cylinder
> drive (provided the software knows to double-step it). The problem comes
> if you write to a 40 cylinder disk on an 80 cylinder drive and then try
> to read it on a true 40 cylinder drive.
> I remember writing a FAQ about this a couple of years back....

As did I, including a procedure that helps you actually get it working
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Received on Sun Jan 16 2005 - 19:26:12 GMT

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