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Re: :zz: Does the Boot Disk now do Saves? ChrzT
- To: Mark Oeltjenbruns <mark_oeltjenbruns@xxxxxxxxxxx>, zzdev@xxxxxxxxxx
- Subject: Re: :zz: Does the Boot Disk now do Saves? ChrzT
- From: Andrew Pam <xanni@xxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxx>
- Date: Tue, 13 Oct 1998 00:45:59 +1000
- In-reply-to: <000101bdf5ec$f9719760$796064a7@xxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxx>; from Mark Oeltjenbruns on Mon, Oct 12, 1998 at 09:31:18AM -0500
- References: <19981012235148.M3797@xxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxx> <000101bdf5ec$f9719760$796064a7@xxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxx>
- Reply-to: zzdev@xxxxxxxxxx
On Mon, Oct 12, 1998 at 09:31:18AM -0500, Mark Oeltjenbruns wrote:
> A few further experiments. I was able to get the error message 'scroll
> locked'. "Can't open zigzag.data/zigag.dat : not a directory" I tried
> making a directory named zigzag.data and copied all the files into but that
> produced the same message.
Aha! Probably another mistake on my part. Well spotted.
> When I tried to save again I got an auto-renaming thing. I changed the name
> and it seemed to work, but there doesn't seem to be any way to select a
> different filename on startup, making it a somewhat useless thing to do.
Yeah, the loading and saving was a quick hack on my part. Can you tell?
I promise to do better next time. Which should be fairly soon, incorporating
the intervening improvements in both the Linux kernel and Zigzag.
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