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Re: CP/M (Wordstar, DBaseII, Supercalc)

Posted: Fri Sep 23, 2011 10:36 pm
by ukscone
Just for kicks and because it was a rainy day I spent the day building (and fixing) z80pack and YAZE for ARMv6 and then running wordstar, dbaseii and supercalc.

Both z80/cp/m emulators run really well and I can't wait to try them on real hardware. :)

ok now to look for my Zork disk images

Re: CP/M (Wordstar, DBaseII, Supercalc)

Posted: Fri Sep 23, 2011 11:11 pm
by obarthelemy
Kudos. Hopefully we'll have an emulators repo ready even before launch ^^

Re: CP/M (Wordstar, DBaseII, Supercalc)

Posted: Sat Sep 24, 2011 7:05 am
by MarkSmith
Dbase II, that brings back some happy memories....mainly working around the irregular sector numbers on 5 1/4 floppies... maybe that was the PC version..... the screen was defiantly green...how come on the MeeGo boot sequence its white on black and not green on black.....given the feature list doesn’t include bending time and space when over clocking the board, I suspected you where faking your Techno Hippy credentials.....shame on you...god dam corporate suits.

Re: CP/M (Wordstar, DBaseII, Supercalc)

Posted: Sat Sep 24, 2011 7:16 am
by Jongoleur
Emulators?

Pah!

I've got a working Osborne 1 in the attic, (with all the master disks) :-)
Then again, a Pi as a miniature Osborne would be a good project!

Re: CP/M (Wordstar, DBaseII, Supercalc)

Posted: Sat Sep 24, 2011 8:04 am
by MarkSmith
@Jongoleur, me to, I have been using it as a boat anchor for years now ;)

Re: CP/M (Wordstar, DBaseII, Supercalc)

Posted: Sat Sep 24, 2011 10:02 pm
by vladhed
ah yes, ASM and DDT (Dynamic Debugging Tool - kills bugs dead)

Re: CP/M (Wordstar, DBaseII, Supercalc)

Posted: Thu Dec 13, 2012 3:03 am
by cniswong
I'm interested in using my Raspberry Pi to run a decent z80 emulator, allowing me to resurrect a bunch of old CP/M software. Has anyone here heard of anything like this yet on the 'Pi?

Re: CP/M (Wordstar, DBaseII, Supercalc)

Posted: Thu Dec 13, 2012 6:44 am
by ukscone
yes yaze-ag http://www.mathematik.uni-ulm.de/users/ag/yaze-ag/ & z80pack http://www.autometer.de/unix4fun/z80pack/index.html run really well on the raspi.

i run wordstar, dbase2, zork etc. on my raspi all the time

Re: CP/M (Wordstar, DBaseII, Supercalc)

Posted: Thu Dec 27, 2012 12:59 am
by cniswong
When you built the packages for the Rasp Pi, did you find any significant fixes? It looks like you were originally running on an emulator - any differences with the real hardware?

Re: CP/M (Wordstar, DBaseII, Supercalc)

Posted: Thu Dec 27, 2012 8:21 am
by cyrano
Jongoleur wrote:I've got a working Osborne 1 in the attic, (with all the master disks) :-)
Then again, a Pi as a miniature Osborne would be a good project!
That's a real collector's item! I remember working on one in pre-PC days. Nice machine, very sturdy. Only the screen is rather small. I'm not sure I could still read it with my aging eyes :mrgreen:

Re: CP/M (Wordstar, DBaseII, Supercalc)

Posted: Fri Jan 24, 2014 11:10 pm
by agl7
Hello,

I have released the new version 2.30.3 of YAZE-AG (Yet Another Z80 Emulator by AG).

It contents a Makefile for the Raspberry Pi to compile YAZE-AG under Raspbian.
(I have not tested if it works on the other distributions for Raspberry Pi)

You find it on http://yaze-ag.de/ its a redirect to
http://www.mathematik.uni-ulm.de/users/ag/yaze-ag/

Best Regards
Andreas Gerlich (developer of YAZE-AG)
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Dipl.-Ing. (FH) Andreas Gerlich, University of Ulm, Germany
open source project: "Yet Another Z80 Emulator by AG" (YAZE-AG)
http://yaze-ag.de/