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by marste
Mon May 24, 2021 6:28 pm
Forum: ZX BASIC
Topic: Can't make anything fit into 1K... or is it me?
Replies: 29
Views: 2997

Re: Can't make anything fit into 1K... or is it me?

I've just finished porting my dice program to the ZX80, or should I say "rewriting". The '81 version is centered around the PRINT AT instruction which is missing in the '80, so I had to rethink the whole thing. I'm happy with the result (I just stripped down the animations because they would not ma...
by marste
Tue Apr 13, 2021 2:15 am
Forum: Hardware
Topic: ZX-WESPI - add a cheap wifi-enabled fileserver to your Zeddy!
Replies: 13
Views: 1607

Re: ZX-WESPI - add a cheap wifi-enabled fileserver to your Zeddy!

All in all the WESPI is an absolutely superb piece of engineering, and a fun little project to build. I thoroughly recommend it! A very nice project indeed!! I was thinking that the minimal flavor can be also made completely external (not invasive at all) just adding a "start button" to press after...
by marste
Tue Apr 13, 2021 1:58 am
Forum: Emulators
Topic: New release of EightyOne available
Replies: 200
Views: 115026

Re: New release of EightyOne available

I'm maintaining a Google Spreadsheet of emulator features and had a few question on features which are listed but don't seem to function as I would expect. Apologies if I have missed mention of these previously. https://docs.google.com/spreadsheets/d/14XnVBY8a9-IMtNC9RxUth_HPl8_bQncq-VCq1NmfOsg/edi...
by marste
Mon Apr 12, 2021 10:42 am
Forum: Emulators
Topic: ZEsarUX 9.1
Replies: 1
Views: 1911

Re: ZEsarUX 9.1

It happened once and it's not important, just willing to share the laugh (the "just kidding" was really timely!) :lol: /opt/zesarux/zesarux: /usr/lib/libncurses.so.6: no version information available (required by /opt/zesarux/zesarux) /opt/zesarux/zesarux: /usr/lib/libncurses.so.6: no version inform...
by marste
Mon Apr 12, 2021 10:38 am
Forum: Emulators
Topic: ZEsarUX 9.2 stable
Replies: 3
Views: 670

Re: ZEsarUX 9.2 stable

@chernandezba: repost the questions from the beta release (maybe you missed :D )... As usual some real gems might be hidden in your lists!! The eye went for me on: Can load a source code How to use it? :) And: Improved Debug I/O ports window: can now be backgrounded and it's reloaded continuously Wh...
by marste
Fri Mar 26, 2021 7:36 pm
Forum: Software
Topic: Starting Forth Forth79/Toddy
Replies: 2
Views: 398

Re: Starting Forth Forth79/Toddy

Forth never lured me, but very recently I've seen one of the strangest book covers ever created that might have been done for the purpose...
Moggy hope you don't mind some lighter book ...
Image :shock:
by marste
Sun Mar 14, 2021 11:33 am
Forum: Emulators
Topic: ZEsarUX 9.2 Release Candidate
Replies: 3
Views: 1076

Re: ZEsarUX 9.2 Release Candidate

As usual some real gems might be hidden in your lists!!

The eye went for me on:
chernandezba wrote: Thu Mar 11, 2021 7:58 pm Can load a source code
How to use it? :)

And:
chernandezba wrote: Thu Mar 11, 2021 7:58 pm Improved Debug I/O ports window: can now be backgrounded and it's reloaded continuously
What is it exactly?
by marste
Fri Mar 12, 2021 10:48 pm
Forum: Development
Topic: z80 assembler optimizer
Replies: 11
Views: 1585

Re: z80 assembler optimizer

If interested here links to some guides to doublecheck and in case add optimizations: https://www.ticalc.org/archives/files/fileinfo/285/28502.html https://wikiti.brandonw.net/index.php?title=Z80_Optimization This one is of a different type but with really a lot of interesting routines and optimizat...
by marste
Wed Mar 10, 2021 10:34 pm
Forum: GAMES
Topic: Phoenix ZX81 arcade conversion
Replies: 20
Views: 2689

Re: Phoenix ZX81 arcade conversion

Then nice work and taste! :)

Regarding images you should just pay attention to the license! (and act consequently, e.g. citing author, not proposing for commercial, etc)