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    neilobremski

    C's itoa() in Assembler with mini-sprintf bonus

    I've been poking around for a quick way to convert 16-bit words into digit characters a la the itoa() function in C. I thought and searched a lot around dividing by constants and clever ways of...

    July 20th, 2017 01:14 PM
    neilobremski

    CGA Tiny Font (4x4)

    In accordance with yesterday's entry on text rendering, I've now created the routine for a "tiny" font. What this does is take the 8x8 glyphs and compresses them into 4x4 squares by creating a sort...

    July 19th, 2017 08:38 AM
    neilobremski

    CGA Text Blit

    I went back and forth over whether or not to write my own text rendering routine in assembler. DOS supplies a decent print string function but it turned out to be insufficient to my needs. My...

    July 18th, 2017 03:00 PM
    PixelTHING

    PICKUPS 13: Video Games + Stuff | It's a Pixel THING - Ep. 122

    Let's take a look at 20 video games + related stuff that I managed to grab during the last 2 months! There's stuff for the PlayStation 4, PC, PlayStation 3, Xbox 360, PlayStation 2 and the original...

    July 16th, 2017 02:43 AM
    neilobremski

    Variable FPS Animation with DDA

    I just finished writing some code to animate movement and turning. When initially planning to tackled this task I was going to make a lot of assumptions and fix the framerate regardless of the...

    July 13th, 2017 09:39 AM
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    TravisHuckins

    I tested my MS-DOS HDD on my Windows 7 32bit...

    I tested my MS-DOS HDD on my Windows 7 32bit machine and when I booted the machine up it went right into MS-DOS. lol

    TravisHuckins Today, 08:20 PM Go to last post
    mbbrutman

    Part of the problem is that older drives might...

    Part of the problem is that older drives might not implement LBA addressing, which the USB to IDE adapters are expecting. I have plenty of older 6.4GB Western Digital drives that only do CHS...

    mbbrutman Today, 08:11 PM Go to last post
    dJOS

    Cheers, I just placed an order for another 20...

    Cheers, I just placed an order for another 20 right angle headers with digi key, hopefully that will cover the interest. :cool:

    dJOS Today, 07:57 PM Go to last post
    njroadfan

    Odd that Windows 10 wouldn't mount a FAT16 hard...

    Odd that Windows 10 wouldn't mount a FAT16 hard drive, but works fine with FAT12 formatted floppies (using a drive connected to a real controller, not USB). Those USB-to-IDE adapters won't mount any...

    njroadfan Today, 07:36 PM Go to last post
    njroadfan

    One of my intentions of purchasing the OSSC was...

    One of my intentions of purchasing the OSSC was to test non-console output, particularly the Apple IIgs as its SHR modes have been known to slay all but the best of upscalers. It also works great...

    njroadfan Today, 07:23 PM Go to last post