Monthly Archives: October 2016

DC2N4-LC firmware now running on DC2N4 too

I haven’t had much time this weekend to work on as much retrocomputing development as I wanted, but one thing I did finish indeed: I finished the last touches required to fully run the DC2N4-LC firmware on DC2N4. The main reason is … Continue reading

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C2NEmu now available

I have now started building C2NEmu devices which sell for 10.99 GBP in UK inclusive of shipping. I’m very much targeting people in UK as the device is going through a beta testing stage mainly for what concerns the client software. … Continue reading

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Initial change to TAPCleanFE to aid the creation of IDX files

I’ve had some time today to add start offset information into TAPClean Front End’s report, tape edit and split tools. The benefit should be obvious given the screenshot below: Obviously, I am still convinced that a semi-automated tool to create … Continue reading

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C2NEmu GUI playback client!

Yesterday I started coding a C2NEmu GUI playback client for Windows and Linux. I didn’t have much time due to the fact I was quite tired after a long day at work, but I thought to publish a screenshot of … Continue reading

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IECHost port finished!

This evening I managed to fix the connections of my new version of the IECHost project that uses cheaper parts, including a different micro-controller. I am now able to to run either the IECHost firmware or the xum1541 firmware (essentially the code used, with some … Continue reading

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Linux C2NEmu TAP playback client updated too!

This evening after work I managed to do the necessary adjustments to my C2NEmu TAP playback client for Linux too and I am very satisfied with the results 🙂 Here’s the output of the tool under Linux: $ sudo ./c2nemu-play -i joinedtape.idx … Continue reading

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C2NEmu progress!

This evening I finally decided to implement support for the IDX file format in my C2NEmu PC client for TAP playback: C2NEmu play utility, rel 1.3 – (C) 2016 Luigi Di Fraia Communicates with a C2NEmu device to play TAP files … Continue reading

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DC2N4 USB serial native client Toolbar

I’ve had a go ad putting together a nice toolbar for my DC2N4 USB serial native client for Windows. Here’s the current look under WinXP: And Win10:

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DC2N4-LC Windows native client finished!

Contrarily to any expectation I had about this just yesterday, this evening I finished the first public beta of the DC2N4-LC Windows native client (i.e. one that does not rely on the GTK+ runtime). It’s functionally complete but at some point I … Continue reading

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DC2N4-LC Windows native client and more (including a Last Ninja 2 disk version!)

I’ve finally managed to find some time to get back on the DC2N4-LC client code for Windows that uses the native API instead of using GTK+ 2.x. I had started this project when I first figured out the memory leak issues … Continue reading

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