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    SubjectRe: floppy programming
    On Mon, 19 Mar 2001, Alex Baretta wrote:

    > Leandro Bernsmuller wrote:
    > >
    > > Hi,
    > >
    > > some body know if exist or is possible to do one
    > > driver
    > > to makes floppy drive use some type of "balanced" bits
    > > distribution?
    > > ...
    > I don't remember where I saw it, but I'm sure there is a program
    > which runs on Linux as well as Win32 that improves the data
    > capacity of floppies by using one of several possible strategies.
    > If I remember correctly it is capable of reaching close to 2.0 Mb
    > of useful space. I tried a search on the internet but was unable
    > to find it.

    IIRC it's called "2m".

    > Before beginning to code, remember to look for what you need. If
    > it's anything close to reasonable, you have a nine out of ten
    > chance that someone, somewhere, has already done it for you.
    > If you actually find it, send me a link to its URL, please.


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