Random VGA question: 160x200 "high color" mode?
Ryan K. Brooks
ryan at hack.net
Wed Mar 2 11:01:52 CST 2016
On 3/2/16 11:00 AM, Christian Groessler wrote:
> On 03/02/16 04:30, Josh Dersch wrote:
>> Awhile back a "pre-alpha" version of the PC classic "DOOM" was
>> unearthed (dated Feb 28, 1993), and it claims to support a "high
>> color" VGA mode. From the README.TXT:
>> "Use High-color DAC (160 x200, but great color!)
>> (Only newer VGA cards have this-if it looks OK, ya got it)
>> (This may--okay, will--REALLY screw up the playscreen's
>> graphics. Just look at the neat colors and don't worry.)"
How about asking Carmack on twitter?
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