Re: Switchless ROMs

From: Gerrit Heitsch <>
Date: Thu, 29 Dec 2016 19:11:20 +0100
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On 12/29/2016 06:45 PM, Jim Brain wrote:
> On 12/29/2016 3:57 AM, wrote:
>> If we want to keep compatibility - I am afraid the answer is "yes". A
>> simple example: a program uses the RAM area under KERNAL as a
>> temporary storage and reads from the consecutive addresses there. I
>> know for a fact that such programs exist. So you would need to monitor
>> the configuration bits or the _CS or ...
> I do plan to check _CS, so the RAM access won't affect this.

Yes, but copying the KERNAL to RAM for patching purposes will. From the 
ROM it's 2 consecutive accesses to the 2 bytes containing the RESET 
vector when you do that.


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