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by Porterl
Thu May 12, 2011 2:02 am
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Topic: How can I control a CD drive in assembly language?
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Re: How can I control a CD drive in assembly language?

Hi, I found a book that I think will help me. Thanks again for the replies I got, they also reminded me about my previous fortune finding and reading technical books. The book I found was Understanding the Linux Kernel. I think that having a book explaining to me the linux kernel may allow me to fin...
by Porterl
Sun May 08, 2011 1:16 am
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Topic: How can I control a CD drive in assembly language?
Replies: 4
Views: 4551

Re: How can I control a CD drive in assembly language?

Thanks, rafalh and gabrielilardi. I found out about bochs, which looks to be a better VM than the one I currently am using, from osdever.net, and I may be able to extract some information from it too. I found information on the ISO 9600 standard from osdev.org, so once I find out how to read a CD, I...
by Porterl
Sat May 07, 2011 12:53 am
Forum: Off Topic
Topic: How can I control a CD drive in assembly language?
Replies: 4
Views: 4551

How can I control a CD drive in assembly language?

Hi, I'm a teenager who's interested in computers, I'm writing an operating system in assembler, I've made a working bootloader, and got some basic graphics working, and I'm trying to read and write to CDs. I haven't yet learned the I/O ports to operate a CD drive, and I haven't yet learned enough ab...