[vcf-midatlantic] using catweasel to format an RX01

Ian Primus ian.primus.ccmp at gmail.com
Wed Aug 9 22:00:17 EDT 2017


If you have any CP/M machine that uses 8" disks, you can use that to
format blank RX01 media. It's just IBM 3740 SSSD - at least, in the
low level. Then you can do the high level formatting on the DEC
machine.

-Ian

On Wed, Aug 9, 2017 at 8:43 PM, william degnan via vcf-midatlantic
<vcf-midatlantic at lists.vintagecomputerfederation.org> wrote:
> Anyone ever formated an 8" disk to be used in an RX01 using a catweasel
> controller?  Curious if it's worth trying this route.  I have a Tandon 848
> drive.
> Bill



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