[Coco] Using Roy's vga adapter with other computers
devries.bob at gmail.com
Sat Oct 24 23:30:02 EDT 2009
According to that website, the RGB is indeed digital:
pins 1 & 2 are GND,
pins 3, 4 & 5 are RED, GREEN and BLUE
pin 6 is INTENSITY
pin 7 is MONOCHROME VIDEO
pin 8 is H-SYNC
pin 9 is V-SYNC
Regards, Bob Devries
Soldiers 2, Las Pinas City, Philippines
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----- Original Message -----
From: "Aaron Wolfe" <aawolfe at gmail.com>
To: "CoCoList for Color Computer Enthusiasts" <coco at maltedmedia.com>
Sent: Sunday, October 25, 2009 1:10 PM
Subject: Re: [Coco] Using Roy's vga adapter with other computers
On Sat, Oct 24, 2009 at 11:05 PM, Bob Devries <devries.bob at gmail.com> wrote:
> Hi, Aaron.
> Isn't the Commodore 128's RGB port a digital one? That is, RGB-I instead
> Analog RGB?
I really don't know, just had this idea.. probably should do some research
> I'd imagine that Roy's adaptor is designed for the analog RGB output, but
> Roy will no doubt correct me if I'm wrong.
> Besides a mathematical inclination, an exceptionally good mastery of one's
> native tongue is the most vital asset of a competent programmer.
> Edsger W.Dijkstra, 18 June 1975
> ----- Original Message ----- From: "Aaron Wolfe" <aawolfe at gmail.com>
> To: "CoCoList for Color Computer Enthusiasts" <coco at maltedmedia.com>
> Sent: Sunday, October 25, 2009 12:58 PM
> Subject: [Coco] Using Roy's vga adapter with other computers
>> Hello, i have one of Roy's adapters and it works perfectly on my cocos. I
>> have many other "classic" machines and wondered if it might be posible to
>> use it with them if i can build the right cable. Many things seem to use
>> similar rgb sync etc.
>> Anyone know or know where to start looking? I have a few amigas (and a
>> vga adapter that works for some video modes now), and a commodore 128
>> "rgb" output ive never been able to use. Been wanting to get one of the
>> older atari comps too. I think i saw a post here where someone had
>> with one of those.
>> Thanks for any advice. I do have a composite-vga convertor that works ok
>> so its not like i cant use these now, just thought maybe could expand the
>> capabilities of roys great box.
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