writing img files on floppies
paul at city-fan.org
Thu May 5 15:41:21 UTC 2005
Matthew Miller wrote:
> On Thu, May 05, 2005 at 04:19:52PM +0100, Paul Howarth wrote:
>>>># dd if=yourfile.img of=/dev/fd0 bs=18k
>>>Any particular reason for 18k? (Just curious -- clearly having something
>>>bigger than the default is good.)
>>It's one track on a 1.44M floppy.
> Makes sense. What about bs=1440k?
That'd work too. Back in the days when I used floppies, I used to like
80 records in
80 records out
after doing the dd; it gave me a nice sense of having worked. Oh well,
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