Re: [stella] TASM

Subject: Re: [stella] TASM
From: "B. Watson" <urchlay@xxxxxxxxxxxxxxxx>
Date: Wed, 28 Nov 2001 14:22:18 -0500 (EST)
On Wed, 28 Nov 2001, Glenn Saunders wrote:

> I tried to read through the docs but I couldn't find anything like the "ds"
> declare space function of DASM.  So I'm assuming you couldn't just assemble
> a file written with DASM syntax using TASM.

Tasm also uses a different format for hex constants, a trailing h rather
than a leading $

	LDA #$FF ; Dasm
	LDA FFh  ; Tasm

...and also, tasm is shareware, not free:

>>TASM   is  distributed as shareware.   The shareware portion  of  the
>>product may be freely copied and used for evaluation purposes.    Use
>>of  TASM beyond a reasonable evaluation period requires registration.

Also, you don't get the source code (though you do if you register) and
I'm pretty sure there's no Mac version (there's a DOS/Win and Linux


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