Re: Commodore 8296GD

From: Mike Naberezny <>
Date: Fri, 05 Oct 2012 11:58:44 -0700
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Hi Steve,

On 10/5/12 11:25 AM, Steve Gray wrote:
> I think I hurt Mike's feelings... sorry Mike.

Haha.  No you didn't.

> Not putting down your coding,
> just saying that the file format is inefficient.

It was just the simplest thing that would work.  I figured it would get thrown 
away after the first couple of days of testing.  Apparently I was wrong.

> It worked great though for
> getting a picture on the screen, which is much more impressive than silly
> circles and lines ;-) Thanks for converting them.

We can certainly make it faster than it is now but it's always going to be 
slow if we are using the drawing commands to plot bitmaps.  We really should 
figure out how to write into the display memory on both the HSG and HRE.


Mike Naberezny (

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