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5. Checking if the installation is complete

After you installed OpenCBM (cf. Installation, it is wise to check if the installation works as expected. For this, do the following:

If you have come so far, you are sure that you send commands to the floppy, and receive answers from it. This is very good so far. Furthermore, don't panic: you do not have to enter these commands over and over again, these are only tests to make sure that anything is correctly installed.

Now, let's proceed. If you have a D64 file or a floppy disc ready, you can try transferring it over the cable. Do not use all of the following commands, but only the ones you want to perform.

If you want to completely remove the cbm4win driver from your machine, you can do so by issuing a "instcbm --remove" command.

You can have a look at the available cbmctrl commands by issuing cbmctrl on your command line, or look at cbmctrl. For the other programs, you get help by issuing the "--help" option, or look at the appropriate section in utilities.


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