[sebhc] list archive and a specific question

Dave Dunfield dave04a at dunfield.com
Wed Jul 6 16:43:53 CDT 2005

> I thought I'd mention, I don't do checksum. My experience with
>serial is that it is either working or it is not working.

I've been slowly "mining" a box of about 1000 NorthStar disks...
So the Vector is often sitting here sucking on a diskette and
sending it up to the PC. My PC software tells me when it gets a
soft communications error (checksum failure), and I do see them
occuring from time to time - often enough that I would not want
to ignore the possibility.

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