belzrebuth wrote:So, what could be bothering the falcon from booting with just the adapter plugged in?
belzrebuth wrote:Also, what could be the correct sequence for successfully formatting a CF card from the atari?
joska wrote:belzrebuth wrote:So, what could be bothering the falcon from booting with just the adapter plugged in?
Only speculating as I have not checked the actual schematics, but maybe the master/slave jumper on the adapter fools TOS into thinking that there's a device present.
joska wrote:joska wrote:...It appears that the honorable ppera himself is still reading this forum, despite being banned here twice. He felt the need to comment upon my incredibly stupid and idiotic statement above on atariage...
belzrebuth wrote:Okay, today everything works fine for some reason:)
belzrebuth wrote:Yesterday all I got was a black screen and no orange blinking light when I was trying to boot with only the adapter installed.
Really strange indeed.
belzrebuth wrote:I plan to boot with the CF in place and then try the INSTALL.PRG.
Does the CF card shows somewhere when plugged in?
Because I can only see the two floppy drives on the TOS desktop.
belzrebuth wrote:It think it's probably a hardware problem..The ICD driver does not detect the CF card.It's that cheapie blue CF card that's all over ebay so maybe I just need to buy a sandisk extreme or something..
belzrebuth wrote:My assumption is that whatever the ICD tools can't detect the HD-Driver would not too, right?
joska wrote:He felt the need to comment upon my incredibly stupid and idiotic statement above on atariage:
belzrebuth wrote:Maybe I'm missing a step where you actually have to do something for the driver to auto-load when you boot the computer.
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