Re: A simple question

From: Anders Carlsson (
Date: 2003-10-07 15:22:30

On Tue, 7 Oct 2003, Daniele Gratteri wrote:

> Are the VIC 20 and the C64 tape routines exactly the same?
> It's because a friend says the C64 cannot read VIC 20 tapes because of
> different encodings,

As Peter mentions, the timing is slightly different. Typically it works
in one direction (can't recall if it is C64 -> VIC20 or vice versa) but
not the other way around. Best is of course to invest in a floppy, as
disks are fully read compatible between systems.

Anders Carlsson

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