Tag Archives: Disk drives

New IECHost build

One of the PCBs I had manufactured a while ago, referred to as IECHost “white knight” version, has recently come to life as I decided to put one together. I designed this version for a couple of reasons, one being … Continue reading

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IECHost GUI client version 3.3 released

Version 3.3 of the IECHost GUI client is now available within my Software page.

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Further progress on the IECHost GUI client version 3.3

Here’s a preview of the sector contents viewer that I plan to include in version 3.3 of the IECHost GUI client: Stay tuned!

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How the GCR value of a valid Commodore disk track can be represented with just 7 bits

There’s a series of interesting observations that come handy when attempting to transfer the GCR representation of a track value in a Commodore 1541 disk using fewer than 10 bits. First of all, Commodore’s own GCR encoding is covered here. Because track … Continue reading

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IECHost GUI client version 3.3 progress

As version 3.2 is now officially out, I am progressing with changes for version 3.3. Here’s a video showing one of the new features: Stay tuned!

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IECHost GUI client version 3.2 released

Version 3.2 of the IECHost GUI client is now available within my Software page.

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IECHost client: release candidate binaries available

Binaries of the IECHost GUI client 3.2-rc1 are now available for testing. Download links below: Windows package (32/64 bits) Linux package (64 bits) The list of changes is available here. Enjoy!

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