When UPURS meets Serial Tube, UPURSFS is born!

Using UPURS by Martin Barr to quickly transfer disc images to and from the BBC Micro over a fast serial link has been a reality for a year or more. It has proved to be a reliable and cost effective way to archive DFS discs and transfer disc images back to the BBC Micro when required.

For several months now, Stephen Harris has been working on developing a version of J.G. Harston's HostFS ROM which uses the UPURS serial link to provide a fast remote file system using a