Jump to content
IGNORED

STF compatibility with Gotek


Recommended Posts

I did the mod to a Gotek using tonmann's info, but as specified, there are only two compatible versions of the floppy controller IC, and my 1040 didn't have one, it had an older WDC "00-02"

 

I read that one can now purchase the Lotharek firmware to put on a Gotek, but has anyone found whether the same issue of ST floppy controller IC version exists if this alternate firmware is used?

 

Link to comment
Share on other sites

Hi,

I'm not a technical guy. Just giving my 5 cents.

I recently bought an Atari STF. I already had a Gotek USB with HxC running on my Amstrad CPC. So I used it on the STF and it works flawless. Replaced the floppy drive and using an external power supply so I can swap instantly to the Amstrad when I want.

I just copied over the correct firmware/boot files in the root of the USB and the STF instantly booted up with the file menu system of Hxc to choose your games from.

I did bought mine from Amigastore.eu (hehe) with HxC as option (not the Cortex firmware). I guess the Lothareks is the same.

cheers.

Link to comment
Share on other sites

Join the conversation

You can post now and register later. If you have an account, sign in now to post with your account.
Note: Your post will require moderator approval before it will be visible.

Guest
Reply to this topic...

×   Pasted as rich text.   Paste as plain text instead

  Only 75 emoji are allowed.

×   Your link has been automatically embedded.   Display as a link instead

×   Your previous content has been restored.   Clear editor

×   You cannot paste images directly. Upload or insert images from URL.

Loading...
 Share

  • Recently Browsing   0 members

    • No registered users viewing this page.
×
×
  • Create New...