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RE: [MiNT] MiNT and MetaDOS

On 2000-5-2, Julian Reschke <reschke@medicaldataservice.de> wrote:

> > Besides, Atari themselves clearly stated that MetaDOS was
> > obsoleted by the XDD/XFS interfaces.
> XFS still need a way to physically access the device, and a
> well-defined OS layer is right thing to do.

Isn't low-level hardware access the purpose of XDD?

> SPINMAGC.XFS uses BOS drivers.

Does anything else besides SPIN! use BOS drivers, nowadays?
I'd like to heard some names.


All of which have XFS equivalents, both on Magic and MiNT, at
least as far as SPIN! is concerned, no?

Martin-Éric Racine  http://funkyware.atari.org/  Atari TT030 FAQ
Lappeenranta, Finland.  Surfing on a Intel/Microsoft-free GEM OS