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Old 01 April 2018, 13:26   #861
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Thanks, but you've really made some work for yourself with this, it's just too popular and customisable to keep up with users demands
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Old 05 April 2018, 05:07   #862
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Supamax: I had thought about this before, too. At some point I tried repurposing an old Creative Labs remote control and infrared receiver to see if anything useful could be done with it, but didn't manage to get it responding to anything.

RasPi wifi modules seems like the way to go, do you have any experience with them?
No, sorry, I never tried them.

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Old 01 May 2018, 21:10   #863
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New release v0.9.19a with Amiga HD Support
https://github.com/keirf/FlashFloppy/wiki/Downloads

* Amiga: Support high-density disk images
--- ADF: 1760kB images
--- Generate HD-ID pattern on pin 34 (interface=amiga)
* DSK: Fixes for Sam Coupe, and others with long tracks

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Old 01 May 2018, 21:33   #864
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Gera tjob thanks kaffer!

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Old 26 May 2018, 02:37   #865
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any news on ipf's fileformat support ? also seeing as weakbits is a issue perhaps FF can support a supporting file along side the ipf and populate it with the weakbits at sectors... just an idea would need to look into it all myself

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any news on ipf's fileformat support ? also seeing as weakbits is a issue perhaps FF can support a supporting file along side the ipf and populate it with the weakbits at sectors... just an idea would need to look into it all myself
Native IPF is very much a stretch goal. Right now you can convert to HFEv3, which is supported.
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Old 11 June 2018, 13:00   #867
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Hi Kaffer,

I seem to have a new model gotek, a revision c, which doesn't seem to work with the rotary encoder at all.
(I tried directly soldering one to jumper pins, and then also using my existing KA-60 with power, and also a KA-60 with resistors removed and no power, and all 3x kinds of (cheap) encoder don't work at all)

I'm guessing, without you seeing this model, you can't really add support for it?
I can link the Aliexpress supplier I got it from, if that helps.

Assuming that the above is true, then, can you maybe add in support for pressing either of the 2 front buttons, instead of from the front, from one of the jumper pins at the back?
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Hi Kaffer,

I seem to have a new model gotek, a revision c, which doesn't seem to work with the rotary encoder at all.
(I tried directly soldering one to jumper pins, and then also using my existing KA-60 with power, and also a KA-60 with resistors removed and no power, and all 3x kinds of (cheap) encoder don't work at all)

I'm guessing, without you seeing this model, you can't really add support for it?
I can link the Aliexpress supplier I got it from, if that helps.

Assuming that the above is true, then, can you maybe add in support for pressing either of the 2 front buttons, instead of from the front, from one of the jumper pins at the back?
Perhaps you just have a broken Gotek? Or extra jumpers that shouldn't be there? (Check no extra jumpers at rear of Gotek)

Why do you think it is "Rev C"? Also try tracing the rotary header pins through to the STM32 chip and ensure they are routed same as any other old Gotek model.
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Perhaps you just have a broken Gotek? Or extra jumpers that shouldn't be there? (Check no extra jumpers at rear of Gotek)

Why do you think it is "Rev C"? Also try tracing the rotary header pins through to the STM32 chip and ensure they are routed same as any other old Gotek model.
Well, SFRC922C is silkscreened on the pcb, where SFRC922 and SFRC922B is on my others.

There are definitely no other jumpers on the pcb!

It's behaves sort of funnily too, if I connect the encoder while the Gotek is powered up. It decrements the Gotek slot cound by 4, every time I connect the pins, if its powered and connected to a ka-60. If connecting to an encoder with no resistors and no power, nothing happens.

The above doesn't happen to any of my other Goteks, but, none of them have that C after the model.

The only reason I use the encoder, is because its a non destructive addition to the Gotek that let's me mount it inside a case without having to fiddle at the side of the floppy slot, and without soldering/modifying the Gotek.
If that makes sense!

So, the front two buttons connected to two jumper pins wound mean I can mount it out of the way, and route the display and buttons and USB outside the amiga in a small tidy enclosure!

I can't trace anything at the moment, but I can soon, so I'll give it a try then.
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My OLED-modded Gotek happens to be SFRC922C, they're the ones with a 5+2 pin programming header. So it does work, and SFRC922C has been around a long time with no other complaints regarding the rotary mod either.

The only rotary complaints I have had have been because at least one type of cheap encoder doesn't work properly. But since you've tried several types it's very unlikely to be that. More likely your Gotek has a problem.
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My OLED-modded Gotek happens to be SFRC922C, they're the ones with a 5+2 pin programming header. So it does work, and SFRC922C has been around a long time with no other complaints regarding the rotary mod either.

The only rotary complaints I have had have been because at least one type of cheap encoder doesn't work properly. But since you've tried several types it's very unlikely to be that. More likely your Gotek has a problem.
OK, thanks!

Well, otherwise it's working fine, so, I guess, lets just ignore this!
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OK, thanks!

Well, otherwise it's working fine, so, I guess, lets just ignore this!
It may well be fixable, check the soldering, it can occasionally be a bit wonky.
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New release v0.9.21a with HxC-Compat-Mode Improvements
https://github.com/keirf/FlashFloppy/wiki/Downloads

* HxC-Compat File Selectors:
---- New font on Amiga and Atari ST
---- Faster folder navigation on Amiga
* New default 6x13 font (Codec, by Chris Cannam)
* Accelerate the stock Gotek buttons when using a rotary encoder
---- FF.CFG: "twobutton-action = rotary-fast"

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