[haiku] Re: Wanted to write to my floppy drive

2011/7/9 François Revol <revol@xxxxxxx>:
> Le samedi 09 juillet 2011 à 17:33 +0200, Arnold a écrit :
>> Hi all,
>>
>> Here I am back with my laptop from the time all computers had a floppy
>> disk drive.
>> I wanted to read/write from/to a floppy disk (A:\ under Windows/DOS
>> remember?) so as not having to switch to Win too much any more.
>>
>> Any support for a drive like that in HAIKU?
>
> We do have a driver for PC floppy drives :
> http://dev.haiku-os.org/browser/haiku/trunk/src/add-ons/kernel/drivers/disk/floppy/pc_floppy
> it's even in the image.
> It's possible that it doesn't fully work yet though.
> It could be that Tracker doesn't like the way it's publishing devices.
>
> Does it publish anything in /dev/disk/floppy ?
>
> François.
>
>
>
/dev/disk/floppy is empty.
Big chance that is why it does not work.

Regards,

Arnold

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