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by Jeff
Tue Feb 25, 2020 6:24 pm
Forum: Technical questions
Topic: Gotek USB floppy emulator
Replies: 31
Views: 12688

Re: Gotek USB floppy emulator

iss wrote:
Sun Jan 12, 2020 6:52 pm
I follow closely FlashFloppy from the very beginning and can say honestly - IMHO it's the best solution!
But why technically speaking ?
by Jeff
Tue Feb 25, 2020 6:00 pm
Forum: Hardware hacks and extensions
Topic: My new Cumana drive ;)
Replies: 108
Views: 16118

Re: My new Cumana drive ;)

Just a question: will it possible to upgrade the FF firmware on your board (or even change it to HxC) ? Since this appears to be based on the Gotek hardware, yes you can switch to the HxC firmware : This can be done easily with just an USB stick, no need to have any programmer/usb cable/usb serial ...
by Jeff
Thu Dec 19, 2013 5:29 pm
Forum: Technical questions
Topic: pravetz and sxc floppy emulator.
Replies: 3
Views: 6431

Re: pravetz and sxc floppy emulator.

freaktmp wrote: The HxC floppy emulator is not Apple compatible, so it will not work with any apple compatible controller.
Are you sure ? ;)

Slim HxC Floppy Emulator on Apple 2c
http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=MaR9noqb0JE
by Jeff
Sat Aug 06, 2011 7:16 am
Forum: Hardware hacks and extensions
Topic: Simplest MMC Interface hardware
Replies: 63
Views: 66603

Godzil wrote:
Dbug wrote:The HxC still needs to go on the controller board, so I guess the question is to know if the WD chip would accept values like 100 tracks per disk :)
It looks like that on Atari and Amiga, their FDC is able to do this, maybe our can do it?
This chip seems to support up to 256 tracks ;)
by Jeff
Mon Aug 01, 2011 12:58 pm
Forum: Hardware hacks and extensions
Topic: Microdisc + Hxs floppy emulator problem
Replies: 2
Views: 5069

Re: Microdisc + Hxs floppy emulator problem

Hello, I just want to tell: I have tried Hxs + 3 different Microdisc and it don't work at all. It works with Cumana interface with no problem. Thinking about the problem I have thought it is about address buss buffering (Cumana buffers all the buss), but after thinking well I have found that the pr...