Originally Posted by modrobert
Maybe you know this already, but I suspect the ASCII (BBS ad) you refer to is the file_id.diz segment/support for dms, in other words a file description, which the board (BBS) imports so the uploader don't have to enter a description manually. Even my own board
support this for dms.
This fix was for fake complete track zero ads, DMS "official" supported way for ads has always been supported.
"Fake" ad files contain two complete track zero, first comes fake track zero (BBS ad) and then another track zero (real track data). This was not handled correctly. (I think DMS unpackers only handled this "correctly" by accident..)