GreaseWeazle 0.24 Update
With the latest update to GreaseWeazle 0.24 comes with a raft of changes and new command line syntax. This article will go through the technical changes and point you to an updated bash script to take advantage of the latest firmware.
GreaseWeazle Trouble Shooting Update – Amstrad 3″ Disks
Are you experiencing the following error? Reading Track 0.0...Command Failed: GetFluxStatus: No Index This article covers some of the troubleshooting to help you get that drive up and running to enable your GreaseWeazling adventure!
Via the Retro community I learned of the GreaseWeazle, and at a fundamental level it works by recording the magnetic fluctuations on the disk surface and therefore doesn't rely on a specific disk interface to decode those signals. As such it makes it perfect for making digital forensic copies of disks in the past.
Joybox – A Joystick Alternative
Back in 1988, I had an idea, it was simple... There were a number of games designed for Joystick only, and back then, I much preferred a keyboard than a joystick. Mainly for the accuracy and the feel of keys rather than waggling a piece of plastic and metal...
We all remember our first loves don’t we? Whether its the kid in the same class at school as you, 80’s taste in music, or your favourite pop-star… Well, technically […]