RE: [stella] Star Fire: Getting Closer: Perfect Sorting solution

Subject: RE: [stella] Star Fire: Getting Closer: Perfect Sorting solution
From: "Albert Yarusso" <albert@xxxxxxxxxxxx>
Date: Thu, 28 Mar 2002 00:48:41 -0600
That looks pretty cool!  I haven't been following the huge flood of Sorting
messages so I can't appreciate the complexity of what you're trying to
accomplish, but I am encouraged by what I see.  :)  :)

Albert Yarusso (albert@xxxxxxxxxxxx) - Atari News, Rarity Guides, Discussion & More!

> -----Original Message-----
> From: owner-stella@xxxxxxxxxxx [mailto:owner-stella@xxxxxxxxxxx]On
> Behalf Of Manuel Polik
> Sent: Wednesday, March 27, 2002 6:00 PM
> To: stella@xxxxxxxxxxx
> Subject: [stella] Star Fire: Getting Closer: Perfect Sorting solution
> Hi there!
> As a result of all the sorting discussions, I finally
> found the perfect solution for my problem, by inventing
> a totally new sorting method! ;-)
> To show you the result, I attached a demo with the
> latest version of my intelligent flicker engine,
> handling 8(!) double wide objects at once!
> To make you see how *intelligent* the flicker already is
> the objects only move, when the fire button is pressed.
> There's still some little issues to fix, like I'm
> occasionally exceeding the 76 cycle limit of certain
> lines, but in generall I'm very happy with this now. At
> least I think I can produce enough action for a proper
> Star Fire feeling :-)
> Greetings,
> 	Manuel

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