On Fri, Feb 07, 2003 at 10:16:51AM -0500, Louis LeBlanc wrote:
> On 02/07/03 12:41 AM, Daxbert sat at the `puter and typed:
> > have you tried using:
> > 
> > /dev/fd0.1200  
> > 
> > I think 1.2MB is the normal size for a 5.25 dual sided floppy.  
> > 
> > --daxbert
> > 
> I thought that was the newer ones.  Weren't the old style 5.25s 640K?
> It's been so long . . .

Here's the rundown:
SSDD 8-sector: 160K  This is all that was available in MS-DOS 1.0, IIRC.
SSDD 9-sector: 180K
DSDD 8-sector: 320K
DSDD 9-sector: 360K  This was the default starting with MS-DOS 2.1, IIRC.
DSHD 15-sector: 1.2G (At least I think it was 15-sector...)

Only the last two appear to be supported by FreeBSD 4.7, at least by
default.

Jim Trigg
-- 
Jim Trigg, Lord High Everything Else  O-          /"\
Verger, All Saints Church - Sharon Chapel         \ /  ASCII RIBBON CAMPAIGN
Novice, OSM                                        X    HELP CURE HTML MAIL
Hostmaster, michaelines.net                       / \

To Unsubscribe: send mail to [EMAIL PROTECTED]
with "unsubscribe freebsd-questions" in the body of the message

Reply via email to