Floppy&uP

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TOPCAT
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Floppy&uP

Post by TOPCAT » Tue Jan 11, 2005 12:10 am

Can anybody tell me how to drive a floppy with a microcontroller?
I know how to drive a HDD or a flash memory, but a floppy drive works different, no?
I still say man will never fly.
Nuclear power is not possible.
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Re: Floppy&uP

Post by paulrevelcet » Tue Jan 11, 2005 4:32 am

Are you wanting to read and wright to the floppy or just control the stepper motors.

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Re: Floppy&uP

Post by TOPCAT » Wed Jan 12, 2005 1:55 am

read&write
I still say man will never fly.
Nuclear power is not possible.
By the way, the earth is FLAT.

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Re: Floppy&uP

Post by paulrevelcet » Wed Jan 12, 2005 5:10 am

This probably will not help much but good reading.
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Re: Floppy&uP

Post by TOPCAT » Sun Jan 16, 2005 11:01 pm

thanks, it helps
I still say man will never fly.
Nuclear power is not possible.
By the way, the earth is FLAT.

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