[LMB] OT: Moldy Oldies
skyefire at skyefire.org
Mon May 8 13:15:01 BST 2006
Peter H. Granzeau wrote:
> All three of these computers suffered from one major disadvantage:
> incompatible disk media (an 80 track single sided floppy disk), for
> which DEC refused to supply a formatting program. They expected users
> to buy preformatted disks from DEC. I owned a TRS-80 Model 4 at the
> time and could have formatted those disks (I had a pair of 80 track
> double sided disk drives and a program that could format anything up to
> but not including a pizza).
WARNING: Media does not Chicago Multi-layer formatting.
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