English Amiga Board


Go Back   English Amiga Board > Support > support.Amiga Forever

 
 
Thread Tools
Old 07 January 2015, 23:33   #21
McTrinsic
Registered User

 
Join Date: Feb 2014
Location: Germany
Posts: 273
Get a kryoflux and a HxC.
You won't regret it.

Cheers,
McT
McTrinsic is online now  
AdSense AdSense  
Old 10 January 2015, 06:33   #22
jb2815
Registered User

 
Join Date: Jan 2014
Location: New Zealand
Posts: 11
Quote:
Originally Posted by Alen View Post

@jb2515:
Any hints what kind of software you did use on Amiga and PC side?
(was it capable to create ADF-files directly on PC side or did you have to create the ADF on Amiga side and the just used it for transfering?)
Hmm, we're talking about 10+ years ago but I seem to recall the name PC2AMIGA. From memory you could set up a pc shared folder and transfer files to and from.

I think it set the shared folder up as a volume and I just used directory opus 4 to make multiple transfers at once.

Another way, probably harder:

I'm pretty sure I had also set up a tcp/ip program, (miami maybe) to run through a parallel cable to the pc which enabled the internet. I'm sure you could probably set up a ftp server on one and a client on the other to transfer a whole bunch of adfs.

You'll of course need to produce all the adfs on the amiga first though.
jb2815 is offline  
Old 25 January 2015, 11:13   #23
Alen
 
Posts: n/a
Thanks McTrinsic and jb.

@McTrinsic - yep, would be nice to have one, but for this one time thing I need something cheaper.

@jb
Found it: http://uber-leet.com/index.php?page=network
(Good to know. But creating the ADF on Amiga side and then transfer it faster through parallel to PC side is about same fast as copying and creating the ADF on the fly through serial...)

Guess will stick to the serial solution for now - 3mins per disk... Wouldnt be bad to find a serial card for the Amiga and see the 115200 working, but hard to find...

Hm - I put once aside a SCSI Zip Drive and a parallel Zip Drive (100MB). Thought I might someday figure out if its possible to connect the one or the other to Amiga. Think parallel is not possible but SCSI could work? (And on PC Side I could then connect the Parallelportdrive - or SCSIdrive if necessary - and copy a large bunch of files that way). I'll search a bit around here about information about Amiga & ZIP-Drive...
 
Old 27 January 2015, 14:53   #24
SpeedGeek
Registered User
SpeedGeek's Avatar
 
Join Date: Dec 2010
Location: Wisconsin USA
Age: 54
Posts: 348
I don't use Amiga Explorer but I easily run my A2000/030 serial port @115200 baud with Ncomm, 8n1.device and a good Copymemquicker patch. The only thing I can't do is maintain this transfer rate during DMA transfers, so I copy the files into RAM: and then from RAM: to my HD.

Last edited by SpeedGeek; 27 January 2015 at 16:02.
SpeedGeek is offline  
Old 10 November 2017, 18:14   #25
netizensmith
Registered User

 
Join Date: Sep 2017
Location: England
Posts: 17
Late to the topic but in case it helps anyone:

An A3000 with 4MB Fast ram but otherwise stock can do 115,200 reliably
netizensmith is offline  
AdSense AdSense  
 


Currently Active Users Viewing This Thread: 1 (0 members and 1 guests)
 
Thread Tools

Similar Threads
Thread Thread Starter Forum Replies Last Post
Amiga Explorer TCP/IP via serial cable Vicky support.Other 14 06 June 2014 01:06
usb (rs232) to amiga serial cable - no COM selection in amiga explorer Galder support.Hardware 5 04 May 2014 18:14
Serial to usb + Amiga Explorer? r0ber7 support.Hardware 2 14 August 2011 15:20
Amiga Explorer and Serial PC ports? chaoticjelly support.Hardware 1 12 June 2005 17:46
Amiga Explorer/null-modem serial cable Rick0684 New to Emulation or Amiga scene 4 05 March 2005 10:45

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off

Forum Jump


All times are GMT +2. The time now is 07:36.


Powered by vBulletin® Version 3.8.8 Beta 1
Copyright ©2000 - 2017, vBulletin Solutions, Inc.
Page generated in 0.13086 seconds with 13 queries