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by Woodster
Fri Dec 08, 2017 7:46 pm
Forum: Programming
Topic: 128k paging BASIC loader
Replies: 19
Views: 242

Re: 128k paging BASIC loader

Does Woody's technique stop BASIC changing the top bank back to bank 7, then? Works fine with the stack in a safe place for paging. Check out Amaurote's BASIC loader (128K version obviously!) :) Edit: The bank won't stick if you return to the 128 editor. My original post in this thread was really a...
by Woodster
Fri Dec 08, 2017 2:50 pm
Forum: Programming
Topic: 128k paging BASIC loader
Replies: 19
Views: 242

Re: 128k paging BASIC loader

10 CLEAR 24063:LOAD"MAIN"CODE ;regular code into main memory with bank 0 at the top 20 IF PEEK 23388 THEN OUT 32765,17:LOAD"AYMUSIC"CODE:OUT 32765,16 ;AY music loaded into bank 1 30 RANDOMIZE USR 24064 Try: 20 POKE 23388,17: PAUSE 1: LOAD"AYMUSIC" CODE: POKE 23388,16: PAUSE 1 ;AY music loaded into ...
by Woodster
Thu Dec 07, 2017 5:16 pm
Forum: Brand new software!
Topic: Spectrum namedrops...
Replies: 11
Views: 322

Re: Spectrum namedrops...

Back in 2000ish I discovered that I lived literally round the corner from none other than Dunny, the legendary Speccy emulator coder! I sh*t you not, that was probably the best thing to happen that day.
by Woodster
Mon Nov 20, 2017 10:04 am
Forum: Emulators
Topic: SpecEmu question
Replies: 7
Views: 269

Re: SpecEmu question

As would I if I was chief project leader for BSODware.
by Woodster
Mon Nov 20, 2017 10:01 am
Forum: Emulators
Topic: SpecEmu question
Replies: 7
Views: 269

Re: SpecEmu question

polomint wrote:
Sun Nov 19, 2017 6:30 pm
Wow! Something works on Specemu!!!! heheh :p
You're the dev.
by Woodster
Thu Nov 16, 2017 9:38 pm
Forum: Programming
Topic: Loading a CODE block on the +3
Replies: 3
Views: 105

Re: Loading a CODE block on the +3

Let's say I have a copy of Pheenix . As this is one of those funny programs which needs to be loaded with LOAD ""CODE rather than just LOAD "", to load this: On a 48K machine, I press J, Symbol Shift + P, Symbol Shift + P, Caps Shift + Symbol Shift, I, Enter and the game loads from 48K BASIC. On a ...
by Woodster
Wed Nov 15, 2017 7:10 pm
Forum: Emulators
Topic: SpecEmu question
Replies: 7
Views: 269

Re: SpecEmu question

It's been hidden behind ALT-P for a long time!

There's no tokeniser so it won't work for the 48K Spectrum and it makes no attempt to validate the input. Give it garbage, expect garbage. So I kept quiet about it :)
by Woodster
Mon Nov 13, 2017 9:50 pm
Forum: Off Topic
Topic: Introduce yourself!
Replies: 96
Views: 2631

Re: Introduce yourself!

Pegaz wrote:
Mon Nov 13, 2017 1:48 pm
...and ofc, nice to see you Woody. ;)
Hello! It's good to be here as one of the berks!
by Woodster
Mon Nov 13, 2017 1:20 pm
Forum: Off Topic
Topic: Introduce yourself!
Replies: 96
Views: 2631

Re: Introduce yourself!

Hello,

I like to drink alcohol and watch football.