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Re: [midatlanticretro] OT: Mounting a USB drive in DOS

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  • Jim Scheef
    Joe, First you need a DOS driver for the USB chip and BIOS that allow USB legacy access. Jim
    Message 1 of 8 , Nov 1, 2009
      Joe,

      First you need a DOS driver for the USB chip and BIOS that allow USB
      "legacy" access.

      Jim

      Joe Giliberti wrote:
      >
      >
      > I'm trying to get access to a CD via an external drive...in DOS. Is
      > there a way I can augment a boot floppy to have USB support?
      >
      > Joe
      >
      >
    • Bob Schwier
      I would expect the freedos project to have such drivers. bs ... From: Jim Scheef Subject: Re: [midatlanticretro] OT: Mounting a USB
      Message 2 of 8 , Nov 3, 2009
        I would expect the freedos project to have such drivers.
        bs

        --- On Sun, 11/1/09, Jim Scheef <scheefj@...> wrote:

        From: Jim Scheef <scheefj@...>
        Subject: Re: [midatlanticretro] OT: Mounting a USB drive in DOS
        To: midatlanticretro@yahoogroups.com
        Date: Sunday, November 1, 2009, 10:38 PM

         

        Joe,

        First you need a DOS driver for the USB chip and BIOS that allow USB
        "legacy" access.

        Jim

        Joe Giliberti wrote:
        >
        >
        > I'm trying to get access to a CD via an external drive...in DOS. Is
        > there a way I can augment a boot floppy to have USB support?
        >
        > Joe
        >
        >


      • UnwiredBen
        See http://www.freedos.org/freedos/news/newsitem/149.html for info on a Panasonic DOS drive that allows accessing USB mass storage devices.
        Message 3 of 8 , Nov 3, 2009
          See http://www.freedos.org/freedos/news/newsitem/149.html for info on a Panasonic DOS drive that allows accessing USB mass storage devices.

          --- In midatlanticretro@yahoogroups.com, Bob Schwier <schwepes2002@...> wrote:
          >
          > I would expect the freedos project to have such drivers.
          > bs
        • Joe Giliberti
          That worked! Thanks!
          Message 4 of 8 , Nov 3, 2009
            That worked! Thanks!

            On Wed, Nov 4, 2009 at 1:27 AM, UnwiredBen <ben.combee@...> wrote:
             

            See http://www.freedos.org/freedos/news/newsitem/149.html for info on a Panasonic DOS drive that allows accessing USB mass storage devices.



            --- In midatlanticretro@yahoogroups.com, Bob Schwier <schwepes2002@...> wrote:
            >
            > I would expect the freedos project to have such drivers.
            > bs


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