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by Zarchos
Thu Dec 28, 2017 9:09 pm
Forum: EVERYTHING ELSE
Topic: VHDL CACHE ?
Replies: 21
Views: 2484

Re: VHDL CACHE ?

Wouldn't adding cache mean auto modifying code wouldn't work anymore ?
by Zarchos
Tue Dec 19, 2017 11:39 pm
Forum: HARDWARE DISCUSSIONS
Topic: Disk On Modules and Falcon. Questions.
Replies: 5
Views: 399

Re: Disk On Modules and Falcon. Questions.

DOM are spawn from hell .. trust me I work in the IT industry with a LOT of servers... DOM are always the first thing to fail on a server. This happened so many time that we decided to replace them with small SSD (32GB) across our whole data centers (about 3500 servers total were updated, we had a ...
by Zarchos
Tue Dec 19, 2017 10:13 pm
Forum: HARDWARE DISCUSSIONS
Topic: Disk On Modules and Falcon. Questions.
Replies: 5
Views: 399

Disk On Modules and Falcon. Questions.

I hope it is the right place to ask ... if not, please just delete. What do you think of Disk On Modules for the Falcon ? Does it work ok, whatever the brand ? I am tempted to prefer this solution instead of CF or SD cards, for various reasons : - no need of a converter (thus eliminating an apparatu...
by Zarchos
Thu Dec 14, 2017 4:30 pm
Forum: FLOPPY DRIVES KITS & UPGRADES
Topic: MODIFY ALPS DF354H DRIVE FOR ATARI USE
Replies: 3
Views: 629

Re: MODIFY ALPS DF354H DRIVE FOR ATARI USE

exxos wrote:
Thu Dec 14, 2017 4:26 pm
Zarchos wrote:
Thu Dec 14, 2017 4:20 pm
Interesting.
What is the cap for exactly ?
Smoothing on 5V rail. A lot of drives have electrolytics which dry up. So I just put a 10uF across the power and have done with it all.
Ok thanks for the info.
by Zarchos
Thu Dec 14, 2017 4:20 pm
Forum: FLOPPY DRIVES KITS & UPGRADES
Topic: MODIFY ALPS DF354H DRIVE FOR ATARI USE
Replies: 3
Views: 629

Re: MODIFY ALPS DF354H DRIVE FOR ATARI USE

Interesting.
What is the cap for exactly ?