Re: [stella] Brainstorming: Porting Smithereens/Catapult/Stone Sling

Subject: Re: [stella] Brainstorming: Porting Smithereens/Catapult/Stone Sling
From: "Thomas Jentzsch" <tjentzsch@xxxxxx>
Date: Fri, 25 Jul 2003 10:15:16 +0200
Manuel wrote:
> Hm... what would the timespan between the two RESPs be 
> then? 2 cyles?

IIRC yes.

> I assume in case you'd loose 2 pixels then, resulting in 
> 14 pixel wide sprites?


> You mean JSRing to the exact next extruction? (And then 
> sometime later restore the stack manually, yes?)


> Phew... if this all works as I understand, this'd be a 
> very cool thing to do. 

Yup. :-)

> Didn't you seek for a use of this technique lately? ;-)

Yes, and IIRC remember I have successfully tested this when experimenting 
with the bunkers in my TomInv demo (10/7/2002: check the outcommented 
code starting at line 826).


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