Re: Disk formatting in MagiC

From: Magnus Kollberg <>
Date: Tue, 15 Sep 1998 09:58:11 +0200


> I hve noticed a strange behavor in MagiC (V 5.03). When I try to format
> a disk in MagiC (using the MGFORMAT.PRG) it returns the errormesage:
> Unknown media
> (Error #-7)
> In TOS 4.04 it works as usual. I havn't had any problems of this kind
> before the AB installation. Actually MGFORMAT seem quite unable to do
> anything, even the cancel button doesn't work.
> It isn't that important since I can format under TOS but it's rather
> annoying.
> Has anyone else experienced this and does anyone have any suggestions.

I'm almost 100% sure that I have formated disks udner MagiC but it was a
long time ago. Which version of the TK does you use? It might be a
difference if you use 4.09 or 5.0x as it uses different ways to patch
the diskroutines.

//Magnus Kollberg
Received on on. sep. 16 1998 - 11:28:00 CEST

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