DICOM PS3.12 2019b - Media Formats and Physical Media for Media Interchange

M.2.2 Logical Format

The Logical Format for the 130 mm 4.1GB disk shall be the PC File System (see Annex A).

The boot sector defined in Annex A shall have the following values.

Table M.2-1. Boot Parameter Values for 130mm 4.1GB Magneto-Optical Disk

Byte(s)

Value

Description

11 - 12

0200H

512 bytes/sector

13

40H or 80H

Sectors / cluster, either 64 or 128. See Note.

21

F8H

Flag for disk type F8H = Hard Disk.

24 - 25

003EH (Nominal)

Nominally 62 sectors/track, but may vary, and any value should not affect interoperability.

26 - 27

0001H (Nominal)

Nominally 1 head, but may vary, and any value should not affect interoperability.


Note

Lower values would not utilize all the disk sectors on a side.

DICOM PS3.12 2019b - Media Formats and Physical Media for Media Interchange