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Low Cost Fabrication Method for Standard Error Diskettes

IP.com Disclosure Number: IPCOM000059821D
Original Publication Date: 1986-Jan-01
Included in the Prior Art Database: 2005-Mar-08

Publishing Venue

IBM

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Authors:
Barth, HV [+details]

Abstract

A low cost method is described for preparing magnetic recording test diskettes by deliberately introducing "missing" bits and extra bits into the diskette in known areas. These diskettes with known level errors are used as standards to measure the performance of diskette testers.