Direct floppy disk access

Discussion in 'C Programming' started by geek589, Oct 7, 2003.

  1. geek589

    geek589 Guest

    i am writing an os with it's own file system, and i need some way to
    format my disks from windows. for this i need to write directly to
    the disk. i have tried may methods, but failed.

    please help!!
     
    geek589, Oct 7, 2003
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  2. geek589

    Artie Gold Guest

    geek589 wrote:
    > i am writing an os with its own file system, and i need some way to
    > format my disks from windows. for this i need to write directly to
    > the disk. i have tried many methods, but failed.
    >
    > please help!!


    Sorry, but there's no way to do this in the *standard* C language --
    hence, you're off topic here.

    Try a Windows-oriented newsgroup.

    HTH,
    --ag

    --
    Artie Gold -- Austin, Texas
    Oh, for the good old days of regular old SPAM.
     
    Artie Gold, Oct 7, 2003
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