Tag Archives: C2N

TAPClean stats update

Here’s a count of scanner modules currently available in TAPClean 0.34-pre1: Legacy modules: 41 New modules: 34 Rewritten modules: 8 The list of legacy modules is still apparently long, but those modules that have been virtually left unchanged since the … Continue reading

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TAPClean update for version 0.34-pre1

I decided to completely rewrite the scanner for the Burner tape loader today. The advantage from my perspective is the use of common and robust code that is easier to read and maintain: should I change the way I do one operation therein … Continue reading

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DC2N4-LC both GUI clients updated

I had a few minutes today after work to also update the GTK+ version of my DC2N4-LC GUI client. The update was actually quite quick. Here’s how the sampling options dialog looks like: Again, this version exposes all dumping modes, … Continue reading

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The difference with Cassette read line on C64 and C16/+4

I’ve commented a few times on this subject but it seems that some people still find it obscure. Also, some of those who read my explanation on this seem to periodically forget it, including SLC 😛 Therefore here’s how it works, in … Continue reading

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MSX and Spectravideo tapes – Side B

Recently Aki approached me with some DMP files of Spectravideo tapes he made with his DC2N4-LC. Spectravideo hardware at some point seems to have used an encoding very similar, or even the same, as the MSX. I haven’t been digging deep … Continue reading

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DC2N5-LC PRG file playback

I finally found some time and motivation to add the PRG file playback feature in DC2N5-LC 🙂 Although I had implemented a PC tool for aiding this development, PRG2TAP, I decided to rewrite the whole conversion using some code I had drafted before I … Continue reading

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DC2N5-LC and misc updates

As I haven’t mentioned this before, I wanted to confirm that DC2N5-LC is sold out (both the DIY kit and the assembled device). It’s been an exciting experience all along since I started with DC2N version 1 but I reckon 5 versions … Continue reading

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