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by iss
Thu Feb 13, 2014 6:01 pm
Forum: Mags and books
Topic: Programming the 6502 - Rodnay Zaks
Replies: 20
Views: 16319

Re: Programming the 6502 - Rodnay Zaks

yep, it's really fun to make emulators (count me with 2 more :))
@Xeron: I started Oricutron's android port, just need more free time - if you have any special ideas/requirements about that pls, contact me.
by iss
Thu Feb 13, 2014 4:19 pm
Forum: Technical questions
Topic: Ram Component
Replies: 3
Views: 5312

Re: Ram Component

Yes, the reference is correct. But let me share my experience. This is my current RAM array: DSC00005.JPG As you can see I have 2x4564 + 6x8164 chips from 2 different manufacturers (I don't recall why I replaced the 2 chips) and everything works like charm. One day I decided to replace them with new...
by iss
Fri Feb 07, 2014 4:35 pm
Forum: Games
Topic: MOON ADVENTURE
Replies: 56
Views: 54489

Re: MOON ADVENTURE

Hi barnsey123, I'm reading your posts with big interest expecting to watch movies on Oric ;). Now seriously, bellow is kind of way to save some bytes. I took your attached picture and split it into 6 individual frames than using GIMP I made left, right and bottom bands equal in all frames: frames.zi...
by iss
Thu Feb 06, 2014 12:22 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Cumulus Preorder Thread
Replies: 272
Views: 190923

Re: Cumulus Preorder Thread

Yes! Great news! Thanks for your effort, metadata.
by iss
Sat Feb 01, 2014 2:10 pm
Forum: Games
Topic: MOON ADVENTURE
Replies: 56
Views: 54489

Re: MOON ADVENTURE

barnsey123, why not to add speech synthesis? ;)
by iss
Tue Jan 21, 2014 4:53 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Cumulus Preorder Thread
Replies: 272
Views: 190923

Re: Cumulus Preorder Thread

Request update from jorodr and iss : Because jorodr already received his PM for delivery - he wants ONE now and ONE for me - we will make payment together and delivery can be in one single package. We think it would be easier for sending too. And of course no problem if peacer get his Cumulus first...
by iss
Tue Jan 21, 2014 4:02 pm
Forum: Games
Topic: The Return of Viking Chess (Hnefatafl)
Replies: 268
Views: 201961

Re: The Return of Viking Chess (Hnefatafl)

Congrats! And the result is really good, so 30 years are not so much when dreams come true ;).
by iss
Sat Jan 18, 2014 9:22 pm
Forum: Hardware hacks and extensions
Topic: Cumulus Firware Compilation
Replies: 136
Views: 74626

Re: Cumulus Firware Compilation

Yes. It's cool.
And one more thing: with single toy one can play two games: write programs for Oric and/or write firmware for Cumulus! ;)
by iss
Tue Jan 14, 2014 10:01 pm
Forum: Audio tools
Topic: MIDI play for Oric.
Replies: 56
Views: 44428

Re: MIDI play for Oric.

Great tunes and it's really fun listening! Now back to topic "MIDI play for Oric" :). Here you can find some midi files converted to AY register/values, converted to assembler sources: midi-tests.zip Here are sources of midi player for Oric/Atmos: midi-player.zip To create TAP file, simply compile s...
by iss
Tue Dec 31, 2013 11:38 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: 2014
Replies: 7
Views: 5210

2014

Happy new year to all!
by iss
Mon Dec 30, 2013 8:47 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Looking for The Quill Adventure System (tap/dsk)
Replies: 8
Views: 8298

Re: Looking for The Quill Adventure System (tap/dsk)

The Quill can be downloaded from 'The Oric Site'. Hope this helps :).
by iss
Wed Dec 25, 2013 10:45 am
Forum: Technical questions
Topic: Noisy Atmos
Replies: 5
Views: 5921

Re: Noisy Atmos

From where come these sounds ? (from internal speaker or from attached TV).
Else, if something need to be replaced then the "usual suspects" are AY-3-8192 or/and VIA6522.
by iss
Tue Dec 24, 2013 3:36 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Christmas
Replies: 9
Views: 6185

Re: Christmas

Merry Christmas to all !
by iss
Tue Dec 17, 2013 1:15 pm
Forum: Mags and books
Topic: Programming the 6502 - Rodnay Zaks
Replies: 20
Views: 16319

Re: Programming the 6502 - Rodnay Zaks

Here can be found good scan of Zak's book and more...
My post should not discourage buying paper books but sometimes the free space for them is so limited.