Re: FLASH ROM incompatibilities with C128

From: Julian Perry <>
Date: Wed, 5 Dec 2012 13:12:43 +1100
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Hello Jim,

Wednesday, December 5, 2012, 1:06:45 PM, you wrote:

> On 12/4/2012 5:19 PM, wrote:
>> On 2012-12-04, at 19:34, Jim Brain wrote:
>>> Since I don't have one of the affected units, I can't provide much more detail, though if there is interest in understanding this further, I could see about getting a customer to swap out their unit for one in my stock so I can probe it.
>> It might be useful to know what it is about (you say 128 only and only flat and only some of them? Or all of them but not always?
> Only flat 128s
> Only a few (3-6 of them in the 3 years I have offered JD)
> Never any other unit types.

I had the incompatibility problem you mention (from a JiffyDOS rom, which
you kindly and promptly replaced with an EPROM :) ) - and my machine
was a plastic-cased Commodore 128D (not DCR)

> At the very least, Michau should be aware of C128 peculiarities.

>> Never in other types of machines?) if Michau eventually gets to this ultimate ROM replacement we discussed some months ago.
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Best regards,

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