>I also picked up a French Amstrad 464plus (sorry guys ;-) which has that >AZERTY layout but the BASIC ROM cartridge has an English keyboard mapping. >(oh dear) Ewwwwwwwwwwwwwww. >Quick question: what's the maximum number of Commodore computers that can >be on the IEC bus? I'm using the serial bus as a way of networking C64s >but since each one has a pullup resistor on the serial bus bits, the line >drivers (7406 open collector hex invertors) will only be able to support a >few, much less than disk drives. Can I get away with 6 or 8 machines? Nicolas Welte calculated 30, but with the pullups I don't know. Even six or eight sounds high (what's their resistance?). -- Cameron Kaiser *** http://calvin.ptloma.edu/~spectre/ *** firstname.lastname@example.org "Please dispose of this message in the usual manner." -- Mission: Impossible - This message was sent through the cbm-hackers mailing list. To unsubscribe: echo unsubscribe | mail email@example.com.
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