Re: [stella] NTSC/PAL detection

Subject: Re: [stella] NTSC/PAL detection
From: Manuel Polik <cybergoth@xxxxxxxx>
Date: Sun, 05 Aug 2001 18:01:32 +0200
Jan Paul Schmidt schrieb:

> Sorry for this, but I'm back from vacation, where I was thinking about
> this. I saw, after going through the mails of the last weeks, that there
> was a discussion about this topic. I'm currently not very familar with
> the timers, but what is the reason, why something like setting the
> timer, waiting for two vertical blanks and looking where the timers is,
> does not work to detect a NTSC or PAL system?

That's because the vertical blank is just as long as you make it,
totally indepent from the TV system the console is hooked to.


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