Tuesday, January 2, 2018

MEGA65 Boots GEOS ... From a serially attached 1571

Following on from our recent success in getting the MEGA65 to work with real disk drives (my half-dead 1581 not withstanding), Falk, one of our developers, decided to give it a bit of a stress test: Could the MEGA65 handle the timing sensitive fast-loader that GEOS uses?

Well, the answer is in the video below:


There really isn't much more to say, except that I know I have a couple of sprite rendering bugs to sort out (on today's list, all going well).