[Coco] What happens if a slow 6809EP is used....
lamune at doki-doki.net
Mon Jan 18 22:46:37 EST 2010
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> bounces at maltedmedia.com] On Behalf Of George Ramsower
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> Subject: [Coco] What happens if a slow 6809EP is used....
> If it is used at double speed. Does it crash?
In theory, yes, but I have never seen one that does... think of how often the "speedup poke" was used in the CoCo 1 & 2 days; it runs the CPU at double speed during ROM access. Very few (if any) folks ever reported they were unable to do so.
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