top2049 programmer as 74xxx chip tester

Pete Turnbull pete at
Mon Oct 22 06:24:48 CDT 2007

On 22/10/2007 05:25, Jos Dreesen / Marian Capel wrote:

> I do not know the TOP2049, but use an ALLPRO-07 for that purpose. It can 
> also test (some) SRAM & DRAM. You can also define your own testpattern. 
> It even programs Eproms !
> About the only drawback is the need for an ISA slot for the controller 
> card.

Do you know if that's similar to an ALL-02?  I have a couple of these, 
though only one ISA card, and I have the disk with the software, but I 
can't get it to run on under DOS on a modern PC -- it looks like the PC 
is too fast.


Pete						Peter Turnbull
						Network Manager
						University of York

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