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by Timbucus
Wed Oct 02, 2019 3:20 pm
Forum: ZX Spectrum Next
Topic: CP/M
Replies: 2
Views: 391

Re: CP/M

by Timbucus
Wed Oct 02, 2019 3:19 pm
Forum: News
Topic: Update #51 posted for those not on Kickstarter or Facebook!
Replies: 6
Views: 2193

Re: Update #51 posted for those not on Kickstarter or Facebook!

Yes I noticed it was posted by Mike - that should make things easier although he is going to be pretty busy with logistics now the pipelines are filling up with things...
by Timbucus
Tue Oct 01, 2019 9:40 pm
Forum: ZX Spectrum Next
Topic: PI Used as Audio Card for ZX Next
Replies: 9
Views: 959

Re: PI Used as Audio Card for ZX Next

I know people try to avoid FB but there is a thread that discusses this topic a bit https://www.facebook.com/groups/specnext/permalink/959703501053637/ - the group is open so you do not need to register. In summary more work is needed to finesse the systems but, all of this should be possible as the...
by Timbucus
Tue Oct 01, 2019 8:53 pm
Forum: News
Topic: Update #51 posted for those not on Kickstarter or Facebook!
Replies: 6
Views: 2193

Update #51 posted for those not on Kickstarter or Facebook!

https://www.kickstarter.com/projects/1835143999/zx-spectrum-next/posts/2639865?fbclid=IwAR2YNwnVUbFiBwJP9qATwUmjENEwi3bgdd0IGUqKod2x67hzVdH_mcP-KKo its a real good one as well... See also: https://www.specnext.com/latestdistro/ Bare Board owners with PS2 KB beware - the default on this is now Mouse...
by Timbucus
Sun Sep 29, 2019 10:26 am
Forum: ZX Spectrum Next
Topic: Backing up Microdrives using the Next?
Replies: 2
Views: 253

Re: Backing up Microdrives using the Next?

There are efforts being made to improve the granularity of enabling and disabling the various bits of onboard hardware including the whole expansion bus in the V3 core - longer term I would hope therefore it might be possible to write some code that could switch between if1 and internal functions mu...
by Timbucus
Fri Sep 27, 2019 7:54 pm
Forum: Z80 Assembly
Topic: DAAD Adventure Writer and ZX Next
Replies: 39
Views: 4772

Re: DAAD Adventure Writer and ZX Next

Just like to say well done and thanks for keeping this system relevant and the Next supported! Wish I had more time to play.
by Timbucus
Wed Aug 07, 2019 5:07 pm
Forum: Software
Topic: Unit Tests Framework
Replies: 4
Views: 494

Re: Unit Tests Framework

This is a really amazing effort. When I get more time I will install vscode etc as an alternate toolchain and give it a go.
by Timbucus
Wed Jul 31, 2019 10:11 pm
Forum: Introduce yourself
Topic: Hello from sunny Stockport
Replies: 3
Views: 2819

Re: Hello from sunny Stockport

Welcome Davey. I have a similar collection but, mislaid my Memotech somewhere, I only have the tech. notes left!
I think we may well see a QL core on the Next and I am sure you will not have to wait too long for the second Kickstarter - I think the first is close to shipping now.

Tim
by Timbucus
Wed Jul 10, 2019 7:51 pm
Forum: ZX Spectrum Next
Topic: Wireless joystick adapter for NEXT
Replies: 4
Views: 606

Re: Wireless joystick adapter for NEXT

Cool - looks like I have another project to add to my growing list.