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Article #519 (635 is last):
From: aa700@cleveland.Freenet.Edu (Michael Current)
Newsgroups: freenet.sci.comp.atari.news
Subject: Uploaded: Atari800-0.6.2.tar.gz (Unix/Amiga/DOS)
Reply-To: aa700@cleveland.Freenet.Edu (Michael Current)
Posted-By: xx004 (Atari SIG)
Date: Sat Apr 12 16:47:48 1997


From: "David J. Firth" 
Date: Sunday, March 23, 1997  9:31 AM

I've just uploaded the latest version of the Atari800 Emulator to my
web site:-

http://www.signus.demon.co.uk/david/index.html

The emulator comes as source code for all versions or as an MS-DOS
binary. Sorry but I haven't got round to producing a new Amiga binary
yet!

Changes in 0.6.2
----------------

o Antic Modes 2, 3 and f now display the normal Atari Colour and
  Luminance by default. Extended Antic Modes 2, 3 and f are enabled
  by starting the emulator with the "-xcolpf1" command line option.
  This allows two completely different colours to be displayed in
  these modes - as previously.

o Improved Run-Time Configuration. Starting emulator with the
  "-configure" command line option allows configuration of several
  items:-

     1. Location of OS Roms
     2. Default Directory for Disk Images
     3. Default Directory for ROM Images
     4. Default Directory for H1, H2, H3 and H4 pseudo devices
     5. Command Print File (for Printer Support)
     6. Default Screen Refresh Ratio
     7. Default Startup System (OS/A, OS/B, XL, XE, 5200)
     8. Default TV Mode (PAL, NTSC)
     9. Hold Option during Coldstart
    10. Enable C000-CFFF RAM in Atari 800 mode
    11. Enable SIO Patch
    12. Enable FFP Patch
    13. Enable Extended COLPF1 (Two true colours in Antic Modes 2, 3 &
F)

  The emulator writes a file called "atari800.cfg" in your default
  directory. When reading the configuration the emulator first checks
  to see if you've specified a configuration on the command line with
  the "-config" option otherwise it first tries to read a configuration
  file from your default directory, failing this it then tries to read
  a configuration file from "/etc/atari800.cfg".

o JoyMouse for Toshiba Portables running SVGALIB - Probably also
  suitable for Trackball devices with minor modifications.

-- 
David J. Firth
-- 
Michael Current, mailto:mcurrent@carleton.edu
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