On Sun 05 Feb 2012 at 22:47:26 -0800, Mike Naberezny wrote: > Please see this page: > http://mikenaberezny.com/hardware/pet-cbm/superpet/ > > There you'll find a D80 image with a version of the editor that was > improved by ISPUG (International SuperPET Users Group) members. One > of the improvements is that the check for the dongle has been > removed. I've verified that the editor does start up on a SuperPET > with the 6702 removed. And it does work in VICE, too! It reminds me of Xedit :-) (At my uni we also had a VM mainframe). During the weekend I found some small snags that would have prevented my emulation to work properly, but as far as I'm aware what's checked in in VICE now should work. > About a year ago, I scanned the issues of "SuperPET Gazette", > published by ISPUG. You can find those here: > http://www.6502.org/documents/publications/superpet_gazette/ > > I then tried contacting some of the former ISPUG members mentioned > in the newsletters. I reached John Toebes, who had been leading a Is that the same John Toebes who later got involved with Amiga software and Lattice/SAS C? > small group to disassemble the ROMs and Waterloo software. John had > saved his SuperPET and all his disks but his machine was no longer > working. I've since repaired it and sent it back to him but I'm > still working through the disks. The one above is from that > collection. Removing the dongle check would have been interesting. I have disassembled some more code (just from the same 4K bank) and I found a routine that was checksumming the dongle check routine. So who knows what else was there to check on that, perhaps. > Mike Naberezny (firstname.lastname@example.org) http://6502.org -Olaf. -- ___ Olaf 'Rhialto' Seibert -- There's no point being grown-up if you \X/ rhialto/at/xs4all.nl -- can't be childish sometimes. -The 4th Doctor Message was sent through the cbm-hackers mailing listReceived on 2012-02-06 23:00:02
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