C64 Collections {at SceneBase} edit / delete

"On this page we have gathered together collections containing archived disk and tape images. ... The transferal work is undertaken by sceners (and non-sceners) who take the time to preserve their media collections and save scene history from magnetic bit decay and then share the results."

to c64 demoscene floppy imaging piracy retrocomputing ... on 31 March 2016

oldskool support -> [central point option board] edit / delete

A famous late-80s disk imaging ISA board, and the software to support it.

to floppy imaging pc retrocomputing software ... on 13 September 2015

MFM Disk Reader/Emulator edit / delete

Reading MFM hard disks with a BeagleBone Black. This suggests that a similar strategy would work for floppies.

to archiving beaglebone disk electronics embedded hard-disk imaging mfm retrocomputing ... on 05 February 2014

AMIGA RPI DRIVE edit / delete

I'd been wondering if you could use a Raspberry Pi for floppy archiving, by getting the DMA engine to sample an input pin. This appears to be doing the same thing in the other direction (emulating a floppy drive), so I'll add that to the to-do list...

to amiga disk emulation floppy imaging raspberry-pi retrocomputing ... on 01 December 2013

regregex.bbcmicro.net edit / delete

Various BBC Micro stuff -- including a neat package of tools for working with UUencoded files, and doing things like sending a UUencoded disk image over the serial link. Also Opus DDOS patches.

to acorn bbc dos electron imaging retrocomputing software ... on 31 January 2013

How to identify an unknown disk using Fdutils edit / delete

Pretty good description of how to use the Linux raw floppy command interface to read unusual floppies. (Presumably useful for other floppy command interfaces.)

to disk floppy imaging retrocomputing ... on 14 January 2013

Catweasel Floppy Read/Write Tools edit / delete

Open-source code to decode FM and MFM floppies using a Catweasel. But the code's retargetable (see the previous bookmark), and contains excellent documentation of how the encoding schemes work. (I now find myself wanting a CW/Discferret to play with...)

to floppy fm imaging mfm retrocomputing ... on 11 January 2013

First results with the DiscFerret / Magpie combination edit / delete

DiscFerret version of cw2dmk, the open-source Catweasel disk image conversion tool.

to floppy imaging retrocomputing ... on 11 January 2013

DAVES OLD COMPUTERS - Disk/Software Image Archive edit / delete

ImageDisk, freeware tool that supports many FM/MFM disk formats under MS-DOS.

to floppy imaging retrocomputing ... on 11 January 2013

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