Re: [stella] compact send-only serial subroutine

Subject: Re: [stella] compact send-only serial subroutine
From: Glenn Saunders <mos6507@xxxxxxxxx>
Date: Sat, 13 Aug 2005 01:50:38 -0400
Looks like I have something fun to play around with
over the weekend.

Just so I know what to look for, what is your BIN
supposed to send to the PC?

--- Fred Quimby <c9r@xxxxxxxxxxx> wrote:

> Hmmm.... TTL works for me, on every computer I have.
> I've proved it too.  Make a cable the way I
> described, just two wires, no 
> funky electronics.  Run a PC serial comms program
> (such as hyperterminal) at 
> 1200bps N81, no flow control.  Then turn on 2600
> running attached .bin.
> Yes, strictly speaking, 0v TTL is out of spec, but
> 2600 programmers say BAH! 
> to specs.  This actually does work on most serial
> ports without need for 
> charge pumps and the like.

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