RE: [stella] Re: Programming questions

Subject: RE: [stella] Re: Programming questions
From: Nicolás Olhaberry <nolh@xxxxxxxxxxxxx>
Date: Tue, 12 Feb 2002 13:41:48 -0300
> All the games could have been as much as 32K (if they had wanted them to
> be,) but the system only reads 4K at a time and waits for the program to
> tell it which 4K to read next. Right?

The atari will execute anything contained within $1000 and $1FFF. There is
no limit for the size of a game, as long as you can provide a way to map the
proper data into this 4K segment.

You can find a detailed description of the different bankswitching methods,
made by Kevin Horton, on the web. The file is called sizes.txt, I didn´t
attached it because it´s kinda big...



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