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by petersieg
19 Feb 2024, 17:24
Forum: Hardware and software hacking
Topic: Run/Compile OLD basic games?
Replies: 1
Views: 68

Run/Compile OLD basic games?

Has someone looked into running/converting/compiling the vast old basic games from the 70/80? The one for ex. found here: https://github.com/jonatasdemello/gwbasic in bas The one from "CREATIVE COMPUTING MORRISTOWN, NEW JERSEY" or similiar. See attached examples in b.zip I nice interpreter...
by petersieg
19 Feb 2024, 13:55
Forum: Hardware and software hacking
Topic: LCC for the Gigatron. Take two.
Replies: 103
Views: 42901

Re: LCC for the Gigatron. Take two.

Jap. Just downloaded and now it works out of the box, even with zip download :-)
...
/build/map512k/libcon_h.a
+----------------------------------+
| Compilation ran successfully! |
+----------------------------------+
ichs-iMac:gigatron-lcc-master ich$

Great!
Thx, Peter
by petersieg
19 Feb 2024, 10:26
Forum: Hardware and software hacking
Topic: LCC for the Gigatron. Take two.
Replies: 103
Views: 42901

Re: LCC for the Gigatron. Take two.

Hmm..? When I build glcc fresh/new, I normally download a zip from github, unzip it in Downloads, goto the gigatron-lcc-master do a make Than I get: ... ../../../build/glcc -c -cpu=5 -o ../../../build/libcon1/cons_setup_5.o cons_setup.c cpp: cons_setup.c:8 #error directive: "This library requir...
by petersieg
18 Feb 2024, 14:59
Forum: Hardware and software hacking
Topic: LCC for the Gigatron. Take two.
Replies: 103
Views: 42901

Re: LCC for the Gigatron. Take two.

I just downloaded and compiled the glcc. I do not have glcc installed, but rather use it from the build directory! Therefore, this always fails 4 times in console_setup.c: #if _GLCC_VER < 104010 # error "This library requires GLCC > 1.4-10" #endif I just always comment out the #error line....
by petersieg
18 Feb 2024, 14:43
Forum: Hardware and software hacking
Topic: Arecibo message as simple art demo
Replies: 9
Views: 403

Re: Arecibo message as simple art demo

Thats just great!

Thx, Peter
by petersieg
18 Feb 2024, 10:09
Forum: Hardware and software hacking
Topic: Multitasking
Replies: 1
Views: 49

Re: Multitasking

That is VERY interesting stuff!
That could open complete new opportunities of gt1 programs.
Future will tell..

Many thanks, Peter
by petersieg
18 Feb 2024, 09:08
Forum: Hardware and software hacking
Topic: Arecibo in gtbasic
Replies: 3
Views: 62

Re: Arecibo in gtbasic

Many thanks! Good to learn from.
Yes, the examples programs are a good way to see different aspects/usage of gtbasic.

best, Peter
by petersieg
17 Feb 2024, 20:30
Forum: Hardware and software hacking
Topic: Arecibo in gtbasic
Replies: 3
Views: 62

Re: Arecibo in gtbasic

Ah. pset ist pixel set: for j=0 &to 7 d = digit AND 128 xpos=xx+x+j if d &<> 0 'set FG_COLOUR, c+1 'line xpos,y,xpos,y 'vline xpos,y,y pset xpos,y,c+1 else 'set FG_COLOUR, c 'line xpos,y,xpos,y 'vline xpos,y,y pset xpos,y,c endif digit = digit * 2 next j
by petersieg
17 Feb 2024, 18:06
Forum: Hardware and software hacking
Topic: Arecibo in gtbasic
Replies: 3
Views: 62

Arecibo in gtbasic

My first gtbasic program and for sure a really humble version! So please be polite with me. But it compiles and runs.. But I have so many question.. I tried to find a gtbasic documentation. I only could locate: https://forum.gigatron.io/viewtopic.php?t=232 Question: Dim array is integer. Is there a ...
by petersieg
15 Feb 2024, 20:44
Forum: Hardware and software hacking
Topic: Arecibo message as simple art demo
Replies: 9
Views: 403

Re: Arecibo message as simple art demo

Now with arecibo message as bit array (3*79) unsigned chars each 8 bit. --- arecibo msg as bit array: -rw-r--r-- 1 ich staff 990 15 Feb 21:21 arecibo64.gt1 -rw-r--r-- 1 ich staff 987 15 Feb 21:25 arecibo64.gt1 - calc xpos just ones -rw-r--r-- 1 ich staff 768 15 Feb 21:34 arecibo64.gt1z - compressed ...