Re: Commodore 8296GD

From: Mike Naberezny <>
Date: Fri, 05 Oct 2012 11:00:49 -0700
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On 10/5/12 7:28 AM, Michał Pleban wrote:
> There should be a way to access it (at least to read it) because there is
> a command to print the screen in an IEEE printer. It must be in the ROM
> somewhere :-)

That's what I thought also.

> Which brings a question - do you possibly have PNG or BMP versions of the
> images you are using in your demos? I would like to display them on the
> screen, do a memory dump of the bitmap and compare - this would tell me
> everything about how the bitmap is organized in RAM.

Yes, I have them in PNG.  I don't think the list supports attachments so I'll
email them to you.

On 10/5/12 10:41 AM, Steve Gray wrote:
> I did not generate those image files.. Mike Naberezny did and sent them to
> me. They are extremely inefficient, and I was working on a RLE compression
> version but never finished.

It was not intended to be used for anything other than an initial test.


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