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Re: XM1541 with Debian

On 04/09/2016 08:42 AM, Hársfalvi Gábor wrote:
> If anyone did use the XM1541 cable with Debian - to copy files between
> Commodore 64 floppy and PC - please help me!

Those are considered obsolete because they require a parallel port.
Nowadays people use the ZoomFloppy, which is a USB device:


However, the software used with the ZoomFloppy (opencbm) also works with
the older devices.

Here are instructions for building it on Linux:


There is also a newer version:



For further information, see "ZoomFloppy Users" on groups.google.com.

Glenn Holmer (Linux registered user #16682)
"After the vintage season came the aftermath -- and Cenbe."

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