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by iss
Sun Nov 27, 2022 8:03 pm
Forum: Hardware hacks and extensions
Topic: Disk drive headache
Replies: 5
Views: 321

Re: Disk drive headache

Symoon, do you have a Gotek? If yes this would be an easy option to be sure that controllers are OK and the problem is really in the drives. Other things to try: - clean carefully the heads; - check the PSU voltages (+5V and +12V); - iirc, you have Greaseweazle - it can help to measure and adjust dr...
by iss
Tue Nov 22, 2022 6:56 pm
Forum: Demos
Topic: Space Force [raxiss]
Replies: 14
Views: 944

Re: Space Force [raxiss]

@Dbug: Compact and straight to the point - best explanation I've ever read ! 8)
by iss
Sun Nov 20, 2022 6:23 pm
Forum: Games
Topic: Memory [raxiss]
Replies: 20
Views: 494

Re: Memory [raxiss]

The universal receipt to satisfy almost all user preferences is simply to give the choice to the user himself.
So, just add some different backs and pressing 'B' will cycle them :lol:
by iss
Sun Nov 20, 2022 8:51 am
Forum: Games
Topic: Memory [raxiss]
Replies: 20
Views: 494

Re: Memory [raxiss]

I found some bugs in the v02, so expect more update ASAP :).
by iss
Fri Nov 18, 2022 11:50 pm
Forum: Games
Topic: Memory [raxiss]
Replies: 20
Views: 494

Re: Memory [raxiss]

... and my very humble score 72: :)
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by iss
Tue Nov 15, 2022 8:00 pm
Forum: Tape and floppy disk converters
Topic: Track reading (Sedoric / FDC)
Replies: 62
Views: 63107

Re: Track reading (Sedoric / FDC)

... do you think there might be a chance that it wouldn't suffer from the same sync "problems", or is there no reason it would? The MB8877A is drop-in replacement for WD1793 the only difference is that MB8877A doesn't require +12V (pin 40 is simply not bonded internally). I read (again :D...
by iss
Sat Nov 12, 2022 1:01 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: phpBB forum upgrade
Replies: 29
Views: 2875

Re: phpBB forum upgrade

Yes! Search works for me too. Well done, @Dbug, and thanks for all your effort!
by iss
Wed Oct 26, 2022 2:24 pm
Forum: Hardware hacks and extensions
Topic: DRAMARDUINO - Dram tester with Arduino
Replies: 34
Views: 50185

Re: DRAMARDUINO - Dram tester with Arduino

Stan wrote: Wed Oct 26, 2022 8:30 am... arduino's digitalWrite(); digitalRead();
Yes, this is well known and direct port I/O is the way, which I made already in assembler... :wink:
by iss
Tue Oct 25, 2022 9:15 pm
Forum: Hardware hacks and extensions
Topic: DRAMARDUINO - Dram tester with Arduino
Replies: 34
Views: 50185

Re: DRAMARDUINO - Dram tester with Arduino

@Stan: Cool! I like the pattern test, 64/256 detection and MAX_ERRORS improvements.
Not sure about new 'blink' mode (IMO the speed-up comes mainly because no in-test blinking).
I'll test asap and make the changes 'official' :wink:
by iss
Sat Oct 22, 2022 11:26 am
Forum: Hardware hacks and extensions
Topic: Want to use a disk, but have an EPROM? No problem
Replies: 7
Views: 611

Re: Want to use a disk, but have an EPROM? No problem

Very nice indeed, especially when it looks very familiar to me!
EEPROM (or flash) replacement for Oric-1 ROM :wink:
by iss
Thu Sep 29, 2022 8:00 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: C64OS .. and Exos ..
Replies: 7
Views: 2177

Re: C64OS ..

Dbug wrote: Thu Sep 29, 2022 7:21 am @iss have you managed to convert the 4 motherboards I sent you into a working Exos system?
Yep, I can send you back a working Exos.
by iss
Tue Sep 27, 2022 4:31 pm
Forum: Emulators
Topic: paste text into wordspeed
Replies: 4
Views: 1817

Re: paste text into wordspeed

hutch wrote: Mon Sep 26, 2022 10:52 pm dont work matey...
Indeed, there is something in the way that wordspeed reads the keyboard...
Challenge accepted will see what can be done asap ;).
by iss
Sat Sep 24, 2022 12:34 pm
Forum: Mags and books
Topic: Jasmin 2 manual
Replies: 1
Views: 1342

Re: Jasmin 2 manual

Thanks for the nice manual, @Dbug :).
by iss
Wed Sep 21, 2022 10:21 pm
Forum: Emulators
Topic: paste text into wordspeed
Replies: 4
Views: 1817

Re: paste text into wordspeed

Press F1 and use the menu or simply press F12 :).
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by iss
Wed Aug 03, 2022 10:15 pm
Forum: Technical questions
Topic: Oric Atmos problems
Replies: 40
Views: 4974

Re: Oric Atmos problems

Cool and congrats! :)
Fixing the sound should be easy when AY replacement comes.
Check the C2 is looks like broken on the photo but maybe it's only the shadow of C1.