[Oberon] Still can't boot

Frans-Pieter Vonck fp at vonck.nl
Sat Aug 7 22:26:35 MEST 2010

Hello Duke,

i do not know if rawrtie works under windows.I, thinkI tried it with
To encourage you - here is a small log that i made during my attempts to
use oberon a few years ago. In the end I could blink a led!
The log is in reverse order.



> On Sat, 7 Aug 2010, Frans-Pieter Vonck wrote:
>> Hello Duke,
>> are you shure your floppy disk is oke? I had similar problems and
discovered that my oberon-0 disk was corrupt.
>> I too have two redundant machines with native oberon on it.
> Hey! Frans-Pieter...
> I sure can try making a new floppy! The one that I'm using was created
from my Linux box using:
> `dd bs=512 if=oberon0.dsk of=/dev/fd0'
> Not problems were reported!
> I can try using DOS `rawrite'! Do you think that it would make a
difference? I've never had a problem "booting" the Oberon installation
diskette, or any evidence of corrupt data. But maybe my problem _is_ the
> Thanks for your thoughts!
> Best...
> --
> Duke

Frans-Pieter Vonck
Jesse Owenshof 69
1034WT Amsterdam
06 40343011

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