Re: 9V AC needed for C64?

From: Martijn van Buul (
Date: 1998-09-03 16:39:48

Cameron Kaiser wrote:
> GEOS does. However, a bug in the Kernal (there was a patch for it in one of
> the last "original" Gazettes before General Media got its hooks in that) makes
> the TOD actually lose time compared to TI$.
> Also, since TI$ counts jiffies, it *should* be accurate (except for the fact
> that it counts to 240000 and THEN rolls over to 000000, so you need to account
> for an extra second per diem) ... unless there's cause for the 60Hz IRQ rate
> to be fouled?
Wasn't that the other way 'round? The Jiffyclock gets blurred at each
tape / diskaccess (from my personal experience. Not quite sure if the
normal disk-routines stop the IRQ too, but apperently my fastloader does)

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