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by walter
19 Jan 2022, 14:11
Forum: Hardware and software hacking
Topic: Gigatron 512k and more
Replies: 24
Views: 423

Re: Gigatron 512k and more

It doesn't need to be purist :) Anything that's fun to do is good! Especially if you or others learn from it.
by walter
17 Jan 2022, 20:45
Forum: Hardware and software hacking
Topic: Gigatron 512k and more
Replies: 24
Views: 423

Re: Gigatron 512k and more

Just to be clear: by saying the design is different I didn't mean to say that is a bad thing.. it is wonderful to see people inspired by the Gigatron and how the Gigatron provides a reasonable easy entry point for people to extend stuff and try out ideas. Having you or anybody else create something ...
by walter
17 Jan 2022, 19:30
Forum: Hardware and software hacking
Topic: Gigatron 512k and more
Replies: 24
Views: 423

Re: Gigatron 512k and more

Although the board is certainly different from the Gigatron itself in terms of design, I must say it is very cool it is playing MSCP. Marcel would have loved that. Well done.
by walter
11 Jan 2022, 09:57
Forum: Support
Topic: Failing to register for this forum
Replies: 0
Views: 73

Failing to register for this forum

I see a lot of bounces when people want to register for the forum using a Gmail address. The registration mail is sent, but somehow Gmail decides it's spam and refuses it: <<< 550-5.7.1 [xx.xx.xx.xx 12] Our system has detected that this message is <<< 550-5.7.1 likely unsolicited mail. To reduce the...
by walter
31 Dec 2021, 09:35
Forum: Hardware and software hacking
Topic: gtBASIC
Replies: 208
Views: 50698

Re: gtBASIC

Nice product placement in the flyer :-)

I've made https://gigatron.io/emu-dev/ have 64kB so you can run it from there.
by walter
05 Nov 2021, 08:23
Forum: Hardware and software hacking
Topic: Controller issues
Replies: 3
Views: 441

Re: Controller issues

I was able to build my gigatron and works, it turns on. The main issue I am having is that that I cannot move the cursor. Since the kit did not come with the original famicom controller, I first used a serial Sega controller and then I used an NES controller but I still could not move the cursor. A...
by walter
24 Oct 2021, 20:22
Forum: Hardware and software hacking
Topic: SDCard browser for Pluggy Reloaded:
Replies: 18
Views: 4983

Re: SDCard browser for Pluggy Reloaded:

Paper tape anyone?
by walter
07 Oct 2021, 16:17
Forum: Hardware and software hacking
Topic: 6Bit audio:
Replies: 32
Views: 12918

Re: 6Bit audio:

That's pretty impressive, cool!

Brings back memories of the first 1-bit sound in MSX games :)
by walter
30 Aug 2021, 08:34
Forum: Escape Meta Alt Control Shift
Topic: Gigatron Similar machine
Replies: 2
Views: 1948

Re: Gigatron Similar machine

Maybe this is something for hackaday.io? Over there, you'll have a bigger audience, bigger than just the Gigatron-audience. Also, if if takes off, you'd already have everything neatly in one place.