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SimonC: AFAIK you can't use ADFS formatted floppies in a USB drive. It *might* be possible to alter this on the A9, but my understanding is that although you could alter the format from the standard DOS/Windows the firmware will only work with 512 Mb sectors, not !K sectors as used by ADFS.

If this is correct then you could use DOS discs but you wouldn't be able to load commercial software from ADFS discs. Personally I don't think this is a major problem since, as you say, most software is now distributed on CD and, with the very few titles we still distribute on floppy we would be able to supply on a DOS disc instead of ADFS if necessary.

 is a RISC OS Userapdl on 15/11/05 11:27AM
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