Writing directly to floppy.

This is a discussion on Writing directly to floppy. within the C Programming forums, part of the General Programming Boards category; i want to write directly to some logical sector on the floppy(say sector 19 offset 100h).how can i do this(without ...

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    Question Writing directly to floppy.

    i want to write directly to some logical sector on the floppy(say sector 19 offset 100h).how can i do this(without using assembly) in C or C++ ?

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    Use interuppts or absread() & abswrite() .....

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    I'm not sure if Windows would permit that, though -- I think at least the NT series of machines forbid direct hardware access like this, and force applications to use the WinAPI.

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