[Coco] Nitros9 & Mess
b_nobel at hotmail.com
Sun Feb 1 11:32:44 EST 2004
>From: Nathan Woods <npwoods at cybercom.net>
>Reply-To: CoCoList for Color Computer Enthusiasts <coco at maltedmedia.com>
>To: CoCoList for Color Computer Enthusiasts <coco at maltedmedia.com>
>Subject: Re: [Coco] Nitros9 & Mess
>Date: Sat, 31 Jan 2004 14:10:02 -0500
>Bill Nobel wrote:
>>Ok, I d'loaded the compiler and source, But the source archive is not
>>complete. I cannot compile because of missing files (a lot of files) I
>>went to the CVS site, but I am not going to d'load each file one by one.
>>Isn't there a complete archive somewhere???
>The MESS source is distributed as a set of overrides on the MAME sources,
>so you need to download the corresponding MAME source code from
>Alternatively, you could download the latest and greatest source using CVS.
I discovered this. I overlayed them as a test to see if it did need Mame
and yes it compiled. I jumped the gun a little by saying it wasn't complete
So far I have found a couple of things that could be a possible bug.
There is no way the JVC drivers can function correctly with a virtual disk
that is NOT an exact size of the disk (even 256 byte boundry). If it is out
by 1 byte it will use the very fist byte as a sector size and will scramble
disks. if it is not of the same value for the original drive. I also
discovered on a reset the FIRQ lines aren't reset to null as they should be,
the code resets IRQ twice. I don't think this is a problem but it should be
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