>>>>> "RB" == Ruud Baltissen <Ruud.Baltissen@abp.nl> writes: RB> That's why "as much as possible". I'll try to start with a browser RB> first. Isn't that kind of starting in the wrong end? And it's one of the more complicated things to write -- at least if you want to do it "right". It's also the most memory hungry. Before you can write any internet app at all, you need to have TCP/IP running, on top of PPP or Ethernet or whatever. RB> I was playing with this idea as well: stuff all what you need in a RB> big EPROM. And program it so it can be addressed directly. This RB> leaves almost all the RAM free for the page to be downloaded. RB> Theoretically you only need a piece of memory for bankswitching RB> plus the $8000-$9FFF area. With just ONE 8 bit register you can RB> address 256*8 KB of ROM. I think 2 MB can do the trick, won't it? RB> :) And BTW, the same trick can be used to add extra RAM. And RB> everything with only a card in the expansion port. You'll have to work around the PLA though. Writes to the $8000-9fff area are directed to the underlying RAM. -- ___ . . . . . + . . o _|___|_ + . + . + . . Per Olofsson, konstnär o-o . . . o + MagerValp@cling.gu.se - + + . http://www.cling.gu.se/~cl3polof/ - This message was sent through the cbm-hackers mailing list. To unsubscribe: echo unsubscribe | mail email@example.com.
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