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by Whopper
Thu Feb 01, 2018 7:53 pm
Forum: The Welcome Area
Topic: Hello from Brazil
Replies: 3
Views: 1409

Re: Hello from Brazil

Welcome to the forum.
by Whopper
Thu Feb 01, 2018 7:07 pm
Forum: Hardware
Topic: Note to self...
Replies: 13
Views: 2514

Re: Note to self...

I have the standard 128KB plus the 512 from the QubIDE, so 640KB. believe me it doesn't last long. :(

Whopper
by Whopper
Wed Jan 31, 2018 9:44 pm
Forum: Hardware
Topic: Note to self...
Replies: 13
Views: 2514

Re: Note to self...

From the QubIDE manual - Here is a little summary of different FAT size requirements regarding block sizes used :  8 KBytes per 1 MBytes of storage with 1 Sec/Blk  4 KBytes per 1 MBytes of storage with 2 Sec/Blk  2 KBytes per 1 MBytes of storage with 4 Sec/Blk  1 KBytes per 1 MBytes of storage w...
by Whopper
Wed Jan 31, 2018 7:28 pm
Forum: Hardware
Topic: Note to self...
Replies: 13
Views: 2514

Re: Note to self...

They take a lot of memory though. I tried to attach a 2GB partition to WIN1_ and a 1776MB partition to WIN2_ and got an out of memory error. I currently only have one 4GB DoM, waiting on a batch of CF IDE adaptors, so I was going to re initialise and repartition the DoM into 8 512MG partitions. That...
by Whopper
Wed Jan 31, 2018 7:05 pm
Forum: Hardware
Topic: Note to self...
Replies: 13
Views: 2514

Note to self...

Do NOT create disk partitions of 2GB and then format them.

Take ages and ages and ages... well you get the picture.

Still waiting,


Whopper
by Whopper
Sun Jan 14, 2018 8:16 pm
Forum: General QL Chat
Topic: QL 34th Anniversary new hardware.
Replies: 205
Views: 32620

Re: QL 34th Anniversary new hardware.

Dave,

As I said, I'm quite prepared to wait. I've had many years of waiting. A few days now won't matter. :D

Whopper
by Whopper
Sun Jan 14, 2018 6:30 pm
Forum: General QL Chat
Topic: QL 34th Anniversary new hardware.
Replies: 205
Views: 32620

Re: QL 34th Anniversary new hardware.

Dave,

Please can you put me down for a buck and a minerva board & ROM.


Thanks,

Whopper
by Whopper
Sun Jan 14, 2018 1:44 pm
Forum: General QL Chat
Topic: QL 34th Anniversary new hardware.
Replies: 205
Views: 32620

Re: QL 34th Anniversary new hardware.

Dave wrote:If you mail me a working microdrives unit, you’ll get a surprise in the mail worth far more ;)


Dave,

I'm quite content to wait for your announcements, besides, I'm not THAT attached to my microdrives. It was just a thought that I had.

Whopper
by Whopper
Sat Jan 13, 2018 7:08 pm
Forum: General QL Chat
Topic: QL 34th Anniversary new hardware.
Replies: 205
Views: 32620

Re: QL 34th Anniversary new hardware.

Dave,

Can the buck regulator replace the 7805s on the micro drives?

Whopper
by Whopper
Wed Jan 10, 2018 7:24 pm
Forum: Hardware
Topic: Issue 5 or issue 6
Replies: 4
Views: 1103

Re: Issue 5 or issue 6

Thank you Gentlemen for your replies.

For a follow-on question, just which circuit diagram do I use now, iss5 or iss6?

Still a confused Whopper.