RE: [stella] Joystick Port Baud rate...

Subject: RE: [stella] Joystick Port Baud rate...
From: Manuel Polik <cybergoth@xxxxxxxx>
Date: Wed, 14 Nov 2001 20:38:18 +0100
Hi Nicolas!

>> If one would try to use the Joystick port as a serial
>> interface, what would the maximum baud rate be,
>> to which the port could react with clear readings?

>The stella programmer´s guide says "a delay of 400 
microseconds is necessary
>between writing to this port and reading the TIA input 
ports". That´s all I
>can say on this subject...

1s = 2500 * 400ms

That'd be just 2500 baud, right?

But I need to read only, with SWCHA being a constant 
input. Could that possibly allow higher rates, like the 
ones Chad experienced somehow?


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