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A few important fixes in TAPClean

I just finished putting in a few fixes in TAPClean, now at version 0.33-pre13. Zoë reported an issue with a “Bleepload” title she had dumped and I was able to appreciate that the issue was only presenting itself on non-Windows systems, due to … Continue reading

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DC2N5-LC Touchscreen?

As I received a few requests to produce more DC2N5-LC devices I’ll state my point here: to start with I am unable to buy additional displays at a reasonable price. Secondly, I haven’t got the time to build these devices. However, there … Continue reading

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Latest DC2N4-LC GUI clients tested successfully

After having worked out a simple way to expose additional dumping modes in DC2N4-LC GUI clients, as it was already occurring in CLI clients, I implemented the relevant changes. Over the weekend I finally managed to run a few tests. I am … 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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DC2N5-LC: another task bites the dust

I’ve had some time to implement the generation of bootable Turbo Tape 250 files from PRG files. Here’s a video on the outcome 🙂

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DC2N5-LC IDX file support completed

I am glad to announce that the IDX support development went very smoothly and I am now testing the outcome with successful results 🙂 For my test I used a compilation, whose IDX I had already shared here: 0x14 Gazza’s … Continue reading

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DC2N5-LC PRG file playback with Turbo Tape 250 encoding completed!

Today after work I managed to finish the DC2N5-LC code that, given a PRG on the SD Card as input, streams out a signal for the Commodore 64 tape port using the Turbo Tape 250 encoding. Preliminary tests seem good so far. As … Continue reading

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