l i n u x - u s e r s - g r o u p - o f - d a v i s
Next Meeting:
July 7: Social gathering
Next Installfest:
Latest News:
Jun. 14: June LUGOD meeting cancelled
Page last updated:
2001 Dec 30 17:02

The following is an archive of a post made to our 'vox-tech mailing list' by one of its subscribers.

Report this post as spam:

(Enter your email address)
Re: [vox-tech] linux/BSD on mac68k
[Date Prev][Date Next][Thread Prev][Thread Next][Date Index][Thread Index]

Re: [vox-tech] linux/BSD on mac68k

Hi Jan,

I stand corrected.  Please see Edwin's post.  You will most likely be 
able to read 800K floppies with MacDisk and possibly other tools, but 
you will not be able to format the 800K disks on a PC.


Jan Wynholds wrote:

> --- Mytho X <mytho_x@pacbell.net> wrote:
>> Have you tried mtools or macutils?  This is if you have access to 
>> another box.  I know there are several utilities that let you access mac 
>> floppies on a pc.  One of them is MacDisk by Insignia Solutions.
>> Stephen
> I haven't seen or heard of these utils.  Checking them out is something that I
> will do. And yea, I have another box on which I can play around with, download
> stuff, and make boot disks.  But I am just trying to get those stupid disks
> read and formatted.  
> Thanks for the tips :)
> J
> __________________________________________________
> Do You Yahoo!?
> Get email at your own domain with Yahoo! Mail. 
> http://personal.mail.yahoo.com/

LUGOD Group on LinkedIn
Sign up for LUGOD event announcements
Your email address:
LUGOD Group on Facebook
'Like' LUGOD on Facebook:

Hosting provided by:
Sunset Systems
Sunset Systems offers preconfigured Linux systems, remote system administration and custom software development.

LUGOD: Linux Users' Group of Davis
PO Box 2082, Davis, CA 95617
Contact Us

LUGOD is a 501(c)7 non-profit organization
based in Davis, California
and serving the Sacramento area.
"Linux" is a trademark of Linus Torvalds.

Sponsored in part by:
EDGE Tech Corp.
For donating some give-aways for our meetings.