[BBC-Micro] Sideways Ram for BBC B
rick at rs432.net
Thu Oct 14 17:23:51 BST 2010
On 14/10/2010 09:42, Rob wrote:
> (For an econet, incidentally, an A5000 makes a great fileserver, takes
> a standard Master-type econet module, and can read PC floppies!)
Don't forget - can also accept an ethernet podule so can act as a
"bridge" between the old and the new.
That's why I said I'd use my A5000 to ftp the ROM image from the PC to
the FileStore. Well, I *could* run awServer or Level4 on the A5000, but
seeing as I have to start the FileStore to provide the clock (I can't be
bothered looking for the clock box), it can't be THAT much trouble for
the FileStore to serve up 16K files. ;-)
Rick Murray, eeePC901 & ADSL WiFI'd into it, all ETLAs!
BBC B: DNFS, 2 x 5.25" floppies, EPROM prog, Acorn TTX
E01S FileStore, A3000/A5000/RiscPC/various PCs/blahblah...
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