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by Milli
Wed Jan 06, 2021 1:40 pm
Forum: Z80 Tips & Tricks
Topic: VDP memory organization
Replies: 7
Views: 4016

Re: VDP memory organization

During the development of my current project with Turbo Pascal 3 and the graphic extensions, I encountered an odd bug where the pattern of any defined sprite beyond the 16th sprite was getting corrupted. I poured over my extensions code but could not find any problems there. Then I remembered the V...
by Milli
Mon Dec 28, 2020 6:45 pm
Forum: News & Updates
Topic: A new test image
Replies: 3
Views: 184

Re: A new test image

Looks like that image is causing some issues. Turbo Pascal locks up intermittently and the display scrolling does not seem to work with the editor. Adamed does not work at all. Does the image make changes to the standard Adam VDP layout? Did you make changes to the BIOS calls? The vdp routines are ...
by Milli
Mon Dec 21, 2020 9:36 am
Forum: News & Updates
Topic: A new test image
Replies: 3
Views: 184

A new test image

I set this beta test image up for James - it is setup as follows: A = 8mb drive (the image) B = Disk drive (or image on ADE) C & D = DDP drives 80 column (40 column at a time - use CTRL -> and CTRL <- to swap windows. It uses the escape sequences and control codes listed in the CP/M manual on D29 - ...
by Milli
Mon Dec 14, 2020 7:10 am
Forum: News & Updates
Topic: More changes
Replies: 2
Views: 235

Re: More changes

It’s coming along - I had been tinkering with making a cpm cartridge but decided not too. Right now I’m getting ready for my YouTube show then I’ll get back to finishing the CCP.
by Milli
Sun Nov 22, 2020 3:03 pm
Forum: Adam Archive
Topic: The How to Operate The Coleco Adam - Lesson 2 Smart Basic
Replies: 1
Views: 185

The How to Operate The Coleco Adam - Lesson 2 Smart Basic

The How to Operate The Coleco Adam - Lesson 2 Smart Basic was a book & audio tape combination sold by Tapeware Technologies. The way it work is that you would play the tape and when you heard a tone you would stop the tape, flip it, and play it to take the quiz. In this zip file are multiple files: ...
by Milli
Fri Nov 20, 2020 11:36 am
Forum: Adam Archive
Topic: How to Operate The Coleco Adam - Lesson 1 Smart Writer
Replies: 0
Views: 160

How to Operate The Coleco Adam - Lesson 1 Smart Writer

The How to Operate The Coleco Adam - Lesson 1 Smart Writer was a book & audio tape combination sold by Tapeware Technologies. The way it work is that you would play the tape and when you heard a tone you would stop the tape, flip it, and play it to take the quiz. In this zip file are multiple files:...
by Milli
Sat Nov 07, 2020 7:23 am
Forum: CP/M & TDOS
Topic: Tips on developing programs in Turbo Pascal 3 on the Adam
Replies: 3
Views: 214

Re: Tips on developing programs in Turbo Pascal 3 on the Adam

Yes thank you for this! Have you done any speed tests? How fast is TP versus ASM versus compiled basic etc?
by Milli
Thu Nov 05, 2020 2:23 pm
Forum: Serial & Parallel Cards
Topic: MIB238 Card
Replies: 9
Views: 432

Re: MIB238 Card

Setting the baud rate made no difference. This happens no matter whether I have the serial cable connected to the WiModem or nothing at all. I don't have a null modem cable. The even stranger thing is that I still get the stream of D characters even if I don't connect anything to the side port! Thi...
by Milli
Thu Nov 05, 2020 10:36 am
Forum: Serial & Parallel Cards
Topic: MIB238 Card
Replies: 9
Views: 432

Re: MIB238 Card

First you have to set the baud rate (Esc B). And how is it hooked up? Null Modem? or ?
by Milli
Thu Nov 05, 2020 7:48 am
Forum: Serial & Parallel Cards
Topic: MIB238 Card
Replies: 9
Views: 432

Re: MIB238 Card

Try quick term. Are you using a null modem cable?