Hand-rolling a CP/M machine

Allison ajp166 at bellatlantic.net
Tue Apr 24 16:51:36 CDT 2007


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>Subject: Re: Hand-rolling a CP/M machine
>   From: Warren Wolfe <wizard at voyager.net>
>   Date: Tue, 24 Apr 2007 15:13:32 -0400
>     To: "General Discussion: On-Topic and Off-Topic Posts" <cctalk at classiccmp.org>
>
>On Tue, 2007-04-24 at 12:21 -0400, Allison wrote:
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>> Another equally sneeky/sleezy trick was to force NOPs (00h) on the buss 
>> till you hit the rom address where you disable the force nop logic.
>> That's slow (takes 61.4mS at 4mhz) though.
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>    Only to a computer...  That is .0614 seconds, considerably less than
>a tenth of a second.  Studies have shown that most people cannot even
>detect intervals of less than a tenth of a second.  Methinks thou dost
>protest too much...
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>

Gee I really didn't think that needed a smiley.



Allison




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