Re: ATN questions on the serial bus

From: Groepaz (
Date: 2003-06-10 13:58:21

On Friday 06 June 2003 17:52, Marko Mäkelä wrote:

> I remember seeing a piece of code that tells a printer to LISTEN and a disk
> drive to TALK, in order to print a file while the computer could do
> something else.  Does anyone know where this program listing could be
> found?  This would help me to understand the problems behind the second
> question.

i've seen this more than once.... one in 64er magazine and one in input64 if i 
remember right.

its however no extraordinary thing to do.... with 3 devices on the bus, one 
can talk to one other leaving the third alone - doesnt matter if the third is 
a discdrive or computer or whatever.


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