[Coco] CoCo/PC hybrid....
msmcdoug at iinet.net.au
Thu Sep 17 07:53:50 EDT 2009
Frank Swygert wrote:
> That's pretty slick, but I think what I'm asking for would be cheaper to
> make. You really just need a way to decode the address bits. Plus it
> doesn't really need to read a cartridge, it could just act like the port
> with a wire wrap header for experimenters. My idea is really to do it as
> cheap as possible -- costs is the main reason the CC in an FPGA on a new
> board hasn't gone over well.
You can buy USB-enabled micros for $2 in bulk. Or something like the FTDI
chips which let you bit-bash over USB...
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