Utilities for managing a floppy driver
'fdutils' contains utilities for configuring and debugging the GNU/Linux floppy driver, for formatting extra capacity disks (up to 1992K on a high density disk), and for sending raw commands to the floppy controller. It includes:
# superformat: formats high capacity disks # fdmount: automatically mounts/unmounts disks when they are inserted/removed # xdfcopy: formats, reads and writes OS/2's XDF disks. # MAKEFLOPPIES: creates the floppy devices in /dev # getfdprm: prints the current disk geometry # setfdprm: sets the current disk geometry # fdrawcmd: sends raw commands to the floppy driver # floppycontrol: configures the floppy driver
released on 4 March 2005
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