HPSWAP Archive and the 9114



#2

Recently I've had success creating 9114 compatible floppies from the HPSWAP archive (ftp://ftp.hpmuseum.org/hpswap/) without the "LIF Utilities for Linux" using Fdio (www.hp9845.net/9845/projects/fdio/‎).
The Preset I used is "0x10,1,616,77,2,16,2464,1,256,2,0x20,0x32,0xdf,9,14,15,0x40" which was obtained by analyzing a 9114A formatted floppy using Fdio. I was able to load HP71 BASIC, LEX, and TEXT files written on a Windows 98 machine and read into a 71 using a 9114A. Disks formatted with both the 9114A and LIFUTIL worked okay. However, when formatting disks with Fido, the initialization always fails around track 65. Has anyone found other Preset parameters that allow a disk to be successfully formatted using Fdio?
Yes, I know I can do the same thing with the Pil-Box, but after finding and fixing a 9114 I kind of like recreating the physical floppies.


Possibly Related Threads...
Thread Author Replies Views Last Post
  Archive an HP 50G and Restore on an HP 48GX Rudy P. 5 981 11-16-2012, 09:24 PM
Last Post: Michael Lopez
  9114 drive "rod knock"? BobVA 2 547 10-05-2012, 10:13 AM
Last Post: BobVA
  PPC DVD HP-Calc Archive Disk "Slightly" Updated Jake Schwartz 26 2,766 09-02-2011, 02:11 PM
Last Post: Howard Owen
  HP 9114 disk drive battery charging David Ramsey 8 1,161 05-25-2011, 12:15 AM
Last Post: David Ramsey
  EMU41, Hdrive1 and a 9114 Gerry Schultz 11 1,332 08-06-2009, 01:11 PM
Last Post: J-F Garnier
  How to care for 9114 batteries? Steve (Australia) 0 390 02-22-2009, 01:15 AM
Last Post: Steve (Australia)
  Update on my 9114 repairs in 2000 Steve (Australia) 0 396 02-08-2009, 09:41 AM
Last Post: Steve (Australia)
  MoHPC 9114 repair Manual PeterP 1 511 04-27-2008, 12:37 AM
Last Post: Geoff Quickfall
  Updated HPCC Datafile Archive CD Now Available Jake Schwartz 3 620 10-18-2007, 02:54 PM
Last Post: Walter B
  A MoHPC's 9114 Repair Manual? PeterP 3 702 05-30-2007, 12:59 AM
Last Post: PeterP

Forum Jump: