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by Bosco
Sat Dec 08, 2018 9:20 pm
Forum: Hints and Tips
Topic: Joysticks and noise on the sound output
Replies: 9
Views: 3699

Re: Joysticks and noise on the sound output

That's interesting Pere. After fine tuning my joystick routine to minimise the potential for `buzz' I found hooking the Dragon up to a TV using RF produced nice clean audio. This would have been my setup as a child which explains why I don't remember background buzz being a problem in the eighties. ...
by Bosco
Sat Dec 08, 2018 5:03 pm
Forum: Hints and Tips
Topic: Joysticks and noise on the sound output
Replies: 9
Views: 3699

Re: Joysticks and noise on the sound output

Hi Pere. I went through the same thing trying to eliminate `buzzing' when reading the joystick. As you've discovered it can only be minimised but not stopped altogether. :( Stew was a great help and managed to shed quite a bit of light on what's happening to create the buzzing including why differen...
by Bosco
Wed Nov 28, 2018 10:50 am
Forum: Hints and Tips
Topic: XRoar alternatives?
Replies: 17
Views: 6446

Re: XRoar alternatives?

I'm always (pleasantly) surprised to discover people still play my Dragon/CoCo port of Flappy Bird from time to time. Like the original it can be pretty frustrating. :D Last Cambridge meet-up Richard Harding suggested making a tweaked version for younger players which was a little easier to control....
by Bosco
Mon Nov 19, 2018 11:44 pm
Forum: Discuss This Site
Topic: New member
Replies: 7
Views: 5755

Re: New member

It's a closed group. Simon Hardy, who runs this archive, is one of the admins. :)

https://www.facebook.com/groups/dragon32
by Bosco
Wed Nov 14, 2018 2:42 pm
Forum: Hints and Tips
Topic: MACRO on ASM6809
Replies: 4
Views: 2376

Re: MACRO on ASM6809

LWASM has an`auto branch length' option which is kind of nice.

Maybe something for a future ASM6809 update? :)
by Bosco
Wed Nov 14, 2018 2:33 pm
Forum: Discuss This Site
Topic: New member
Replies: 7
Views: 5755

Re: New member

Hi Fundin and welcome. :)

It can be a little quiet around here since the Dragon Facebook group but it's still a good place to post/get help.
by Bosco
Mon Aug 06, 2018 11:29 pm
Forum: Dragon General
Topic: XRoar version 0.35 released
Replies: 12
Views: 3439

Re: XRoar version 0.35 released

Cool, thanks sixxie! :D

I can vouch for Windows sound support being much improved under the latest XRoar.

Also GMC support is proving invaluable. Adding GMC sound routines to Circe's Island was quick and painless. :D :D
by Bosco
Mon Jun 18, 2018 1:08 pm
Forum: Dragon General
Topic: Dragon Meetup 2018 - 16th June
Replies: 25
Views: 7188

Re: Dragon Meetup 2018 - 16th June

@sixxie - So is your Dunjunz cartridge using banking?
by Bosco
Mon Jun 18, 2018 7:55 am
Forum: Dragon General
Topic: Dragon Meetup 2018 - 16th June
Replies: 25
Views: 7188

Re: Dragon Meetup 2018 - 16th June

@sixxie - I thought there might be some Welsh `monkey' business going on. :lol:
by Bosco
Sun Jun 17, 2018 10:44 am
Forum: Dragon General
Topic: Dunjunz - Anniversary Edition
Replies: 2
Views: 1283

Re: Dunjunz - Anniversary Edition

Nice work sixxie!

Seeing other's finish projects is very motivational. :D