One of my on-the-road computers is a 2000 HP Pavilion laptop with
floppy and CD-ROM drives installed in separate bays. It runs DR-DOS 7.03
I recently replaced its original 4.8 GB drive with a 30 GB one. For
some reason, the floppy drive `B' letter is no longer recognised. Normally
in a system with only one floppy, one can reference either `A' or `B' and
it's sorted out. That is, any `B' references will simply be sent to the
Can anyone suggest what might have happened to change this behaviour?
Can anyone suggest a solution to allow either drive letter to be used?
Yes, I can use ASSIGN, but I would prefer to have this handled internally
as it had been up until now.