From: Ray Arachelian <ray_at_email.domain.hidden>
Date: Wed, 17 Mar 2010 14:01:50 -0400

gilles wrote:
> it reads sector 2 or 3 that is supposed to be root directory. finds
> nothing... and dies
> I'm now searching a flexible FAT12 tool to create a good floppy Image
> with all correct files.
Interesting that it wouldn't use the CP/M file system. has all the details you'd need.
There were some dos copy tools (doscp) for linux and unix ages ago that would do this, but I can't seem to find source to it online. Probably because these days they're in the file system drivers instead.

Try this guy's source: - looks like it might have what you need.

You might also want to look at the freedos sources.

> Also physical sector map is 0 2 4 6 8 10 1 3 5 7 9 11, at least for
> tracks < 20... there should be a map in some C file...

So interleave=2.

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