[Coco] Booting NITROS9
whcarlinjr at gmail.com
Wed Mar 29 08:34:54 EDT 2017
The higher speeds tend to take up a significant amount of the host machine
CPU time. My I7 laptop sounds like it's getting ready to take off at those
Of course the 0.89/1.78MHz is for proper emulation of games in Disk Basic.
However, with NitrOS9 the optimal speed for games is the 3.57MHz (Sierra
adventure games). I do multiples of that usually sticking to the 7.14MHz or
the 14.28MHz for interactive stuff and just pushing the "Turbo" button F8
for maximum speed when appropriate (large file copies, de-archiving,
On Tue, Mar 28, 2017 at 11:50 PM, William Mikrut <wmikrut72 at gmail.com>
> Actually after reading the posts as of late -- I am intrigued by the info
> of the 6309.
> I am able to boot using 6309 and overclocking @ 178MHz... it boots quickly!
> On Tue, Mar 28, 2017 at 10:07 PM, Melanie and John Mark Mobley <
> johnmarkmelanie at gmail.com> wrote:
> > William Mikrut,
> > VCC has an option to emulate a 6809 or a 6309.
> > Change the option and see what happens.
> > I think that the 6309 is the better choice for most thing.
> > This is just a hunch.
> > Some versions of NitrOS-9 will not run with a 6809.
> > You may want to try running 1x speed instead of 100x speed.
> > John Mark Mobley
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