Tag Archives: preservation

PCBs arrived

I am glad to share the fact that the PCBs whose design I had sent to manufacturing arrived today. The PCBs in the above image are (top left, then clockwise): Tiny C2N Monitor, IECHost, IECHost “white knight” version, and DC2N4-LC. … Continue reading

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History64

A while back I provided the guys at History64 with a dozen IECHost DIY kits, at production cost. They’ve now assembled them all and are going to make them available to users! If you would like an IECHost for a … Continue reading

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IECHost GUI client testing

I had previously commented on the fact that using the sector dumping mechanism for a series of sectors was significantly slower under Windows, compared to Linux. Well, this evening I have been experimenting a bit with communication timeouts and I … Continue reading

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IECHost GUI client version 3.0 released

Version 3.0 of the IECHost GUI client is now available within my Software page. Be reminded that this version too requires a firmware update in order to deal with the changes to a few commands. Again, a video that illustrates how to do … Continue reading

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IECHost client 3.0-rc3 being tested

Although I haven’t looked at the communication overhead for Windows when compared to Linux, as per my previous post on this subject, I have been working a lot on even more new features and doing research for the IECHost GUI … Continue reading

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Another TAPClean update

I’ve added support for “Lexpeed Fastsave System” in TAPClean, including for those tape images with multiple titles in them. “Lexpeed” takes its name from Lex Boere and is (C) 1985 by Radarsoft. It seems to be a more flexible version … Continue reading

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More work on TAPClean

I’ve recently added support in TAPClean for a Microload variant often found on Blue Ribbon titles. The code is nicely optimized when compared to the original Microload one, so I have put it down in a document on my own … Continue reading

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