Re: Floppy handling

From: Adam Sampson (
Date: Thu Jun 15 2000 - 18:16:13 EST

On Wed, Jun 14, 2000 at 06:46:36PM +0200, Simon Richter wrote:
> [Disk change detection] works for most floppies, but some only generate
> "disk change" events when the heads are moved (that's why the Amiga clicks
> its floppies every second).

OT, I know, but this always struck me as strange: every Amiga I've ever
owned or used works equally well if you disable the "drive click" (with
various software patches). Why did this feature stay around after the A500?


Adam Sampson

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