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by polka
Thu Jun 06, 2019 12:45 pm
Forum: General QL Chat
Topic: Game Over !
Replies: 5
Views: 473

Re: Game Over !

Hi Rich (and all) ! Following your advice, I contacted Vitalyi and will send him my card, and he will see if it could be repaired. In the mean time I want to show to you all what I did with this hardware before it went down : 1/ My SETUPs I tried different ways to partition the 8Gb CF chip, but with...
by polka
Wed May 29, 2019 6:02 pm
Forum: General QL Chat
Topic: Game Over !
Replies: 5
Views: 473

Re: Game Over !

Hi Derek ! Yes, thank you for your advice to talk with Tetroid. However, the issue of my Tetroid is not a bent pin on the expansion port ; it was a joke : I noticed that (due to the number of my posts) I no longer was a "shuggy midrodrive" but now a "bent pin etc." . So I signed ...
by polka
Wed May 29, 2019 8:05 am
Forum: General QL Chat
Topic: Game Over !
Replies: 5
Views: 473

Game Over !

:cry: Hi all ! Help ! :cry: I believe that my Tetroid card for CF chips is dead ; it was sometimes momentarily "sick" over the last month, but now, it absolutely refuses to boot ; typical boot message : QUBIDE/QubATA Driver – V3.10BT(AH) Timing calibration >.......?<Done> Detection >>.<Don...
by polka
Tue May 21, 2019 9:02 am
Forum: General QL Chat
Topic: My 8Gb Tetroid big girl ?
Replies: 0
Views: 167

My 8Gb Tetroid big girl ?

Hi all ! Not sure I put this in the right sub-forum !? Since I got my Tetroïd card, I play again with my faithful old QLs (a JM and a JS) - no longer with my PC emulations. After trying several different partitionning schemes of the 8Gb CF that went with it, I think that because of the limited RAM s...
by polka
Tue Apr 16, 2019 9:15 am
Forum: Hardware
Topic: Master failed ?
Replies: 4
Views: 267

But I have to add that for running the HABI image editor, I use a SMARTDISK "digital photo bank", a hard disk that has slots for CF SD MMC MS SM. And in their user guide they say that the CF cards may be hot-swapped - even without dismounting the device : it has to be dismounted (globally)...
by polka
Tue Apr 16, 2019 8:52 am
Forum: Hardware
Topic: Master failed ?
Replies: 4
Views: 267

Re: Master failed ?

Thank's Dave ! Yes, I have always shutdown the QL before swapping the CF cards, because, they insist in the "installation and user guide" leaflet of the Tetroid interface : "Fitting and removing the Compact flash card into the TDI Before you fit and remove a Compact Flash Card BE SURE...
by polka
Tue Apr 16, 2019 7:46 am
Forum: Hardware
Topic: Master failed ?
Replies: 4
Views: 267

Master failed ?

Hi All ! When I boot my QL with the Tetroid CF interface, normally, I get this on top of the boot screen : QUBIDE/QubATA Driver - V3.10BT(AH) Timing calibration >........<Done> Detection >>1<Done> CF300s QubATA Driver started Miracle Systems V1.37 C 1984 Trump Card 896K RAM CARE/QJUMP TK2.26 C 1985 ...
by polka
Sun Feb 17, 2019 9:27 am
Forum: Hardware
Topic: Announcement - new QL Interface
Replies: 220
Views: 38626

Re: Announcement - new QL Interface

PC2CF.pdf Hi all, some new issues -> questions :( I set-up for the QL Tetroid/CF interface 1/ a 512Mb CF card with four partitions : 0 GAL 40Mb 2Kb/block 80Kb-fat 1 BOY 80Mb 4Kb/block 80Kb-fat 2 CAT 160Mb 8Kb/block 80Kb-fat 3 DOG 216Mb 8Kb/block 108Kb-fat 2/ a 1Gb CF card with 14 partitions 0 GIRL ...
by polka
Fri Feb 15, 2019 6:49 pm
Forum: Hardware
Topic: Announcement - new QL Interface
Replies: 220
Views: 38626

Re: Announcement - new QL Interface

Thank's a lot ! indeed, it was so simple (when you know... ;) )

Polka
by polka
Fri Feb 15, 2019 6:32 pm
Forum: Hardware
Topic: Announcement - new QL Interface
Replies: 220
Views: 38626

Re: Announcement - new QL Interface

Hi Derek, Hi, I have trying Habi image editor to read a CF Card formatted under Qubide v1.56 and QubATA (Qubide v2.xx). I inserted a CF Card in to my Windows 10 PC via USB card reader. Windows said the CF Card needed formatting. But ignored and cancelled the request. The image editor run as Administ...