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by exxos
Sun Aug 19, 2018 11:29 pm
Forum: CHAT FORUM
Topic: Seen on eBay: UK TT Keyboard: Offers.
Replies: 6
Views: 108

Re: Seen on eBay: UK TT Keyboard: Offers.

now has a wife, children, beer belly, house, spare bedroom, and a good job. I have none of those :) Ten years ago a 520ST was £15. Look what they go for now. But as someone who actually uses Atari as a computer and not an investment, a terrible time. I hate price bubbles. Yeah its gone silly for su...
by exxos
Sun Aug 19, 2018 10:39 pm
Forum: STOS
Topic: SPRITE PATH CREATOR UTIL
Replies: 0
Views: 16

SPRITE PATH CREATOR UTIL

MOVE.png I don't even remember coding this.. Though I know I was always lookin for ways to move sprites in interesting ways. So I created this Util.. Assume in early 90s. Basically you "draw" the path for a sprite to follow and the screen and it saves it to a memory bank, where the sprite then foll...
by exxos
Sun Aug 19, 2018 10:29 pm
Forum: STOS
Topic: CODE SNIPPET - SIMPLE TAN/COS SPRITE MOVEMENT
Replies: 0
Views: 29

CODE SNIPPET - SIMPLE TAN/COS SPRITE MOVEMENT

Scrolls a "STOS" logo across the screen in a bit of a fancy way. 10 key off : curs off : hide on 20 X=hunt(start(1) to start(1)+length(1),"PALT") : X=X+4 : for A=0 to 15 : colour A,deek(X) : X=X+2 : next A 30 colour 0,$0 : A=100 : B=170 40 sprite 1,100+tan(A/21.7)*50,90+sin(A/21.7)*90,3 45 sprite 2,...
by exxos
Sun Aug 19, 2018 9:35 pm
Forum: INTRODUCE YOURSELF
Topic: Hi from France.
Replies: 2
Views: 45

Re: Hi from France.

:welcomewave:

There are already STE 32MHz boosters, in fact currently building up the next 40MHz versions.

https://www.exxoshost.co.uk/atari/last/storenew/#0147
by exxos
Sun Aug 19, 2018 9:25 pm
Forum: ROM UPGRADES
Topic: TOS 2.06 Mega STe
Replies: 2
Views: 35

Re: TOS 2.06 Mega STe

How many pins did the ROM's have you took out ?
by exxos
Sun Aug 19, 2018 2:00 pm
Forum: STF REMAKE PROJECT
Topic: SUGGESTIONS
Replies: 16
Views: 1364

Re: SUGGESTIONS

Exxos, what about adding a slot ISA for ET4000 card? Your motherboard is smaller than original one, therefore there is a plenty place for a e.g video card Surely a PCI slot and interface logic would be better as ISA graphics cards are extremely rare and basically non-existent after about 1995. PCI ...
by exxos
Sun Aug 19, 2018 1:54 pm
Forum: STF REMAKE PROJECT
Topic: re-Amiga 1200
Replies: 8
Views: 110

Re: re-Amiga 1200

Cyprian wrote:
Sun Aug 19, 2018 1:15 pm
would be cool to have a new STE motherboard which fits in short 520 ST case
Once the ST remake is done, stuff like jag ports and DMA sound can be added easy enough, pretty much will be a STE by the time its done. But needs to be large to have room for the addon ports.
by exxos
Sun Aug 19, 2018 11:58 am
Forum: STF REMAKE PROJECT
Topic: re-Amiga 1200
Replies: 8
Views: 110

Re: re-Amiga 1200

There does seem to be a fair few "remake" projects about in recent years :) I think as prices have dropped with PCBs in recent times, its opening up new possibilities for things. Of course now we can do custom logic chips for like £5, we can build in all the mods we always wanted :)
by exxos
Sun Aug 19, 2018 11:26 am
Forum: STOS
Topic: CODING CHALLENGE INTRODUCTION
Replies: 0
Views: 35

CODING CHALLENGE INTRODUCTION

With some passing comments on the STOS FB group, there seems to be a rise in newcomers to STOS lately! I suggested some small coding challenges to get people coding something which would teach some basic programming skills and ultimately be useful in future programs. Each routine will be posted in t...
by exxos
Sun Aug 19, 2018 12:29 am
Forum: STOS
Topic: CODING CHALLENGE #1
Replies: 1
Views: 132

Re: CODING CHALLENGE #1

Jon S. Stock Here's my attempt. It uses the "animals1.mbk" stock assets from the STOS disk. 10 mode 0 : flash off 20 load "a:\animals1.mbk",1 30 cls 40 sprite 1,50,50,11 50 rem Start of loop 60 move on 70 repeat : K$=upper$(inkey$) : MX=x sprite(1) : MY=y sprite(1) 80 if MX=50 and MY=50 then gosub ...