Re: Help with Macs

Anthony Langsworth (
Thu, 24 Aug 1995 15:57:56 +1000 (EST)

On Thu, 24 Aug 1995, Paul Mclachlan wrote:

> On Thu, 24 Aug 1995, Anthony Langsworth wrote:
> > The problem with Mac drives is that they are variable speed drives. As a
> > result, IBM PC fixed speed drives cannot read their 800K format. I have a
> > program called clink that is meant to be able to read Mac 1.44Ms but I've
> > never really tried it.
> Cannot is a very strong word. We've got a program at works that seems to
> read Mac disks just fine... its called MacLink, or something... I can't
> remember.

Is it for the IBM or the Amiga? I'd be interested if there is a program
for the IBM that can read Mac 800K disk without special hardware, I would
be very interested.

Anthony Langsworth