fun with floppy disks (Windows)
howard at eegsoftware.com
Mon Aug 20 07:11:36 CEST 2001
I am trying to port across some C code to Python which (among many other
things) needs to know when a user puts a floppy into the drive and
closes the door.
The old code used _DISK_VERIFY mode to check for a floppy since (I am
led to believe from comments) it fails without the Abort/Retry junk if
there is no floppy.
Also, I guess I need to poll the status of the floppy. Since I am using
Tkinter, what is the usual way to poll and still process events (ala
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