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Thread: PIC data via PC parallel port to screen
face BY : Dan Michaels email (remove spam text)

Roman Black wrote:

>What do you mean "back in the days of dos"??? I'm writing
>some killer dos apps now, including 1024x768 256 colour
>(custom palette) graphics. You have never seen how fast a
>PC can draw a full screen of pretty graphics until you get
>that slow a-hole windows thing out of the way. A full screen
>of text and graphics drawn in a (measured) few milliseconds.

Shoot, Roman - you ain't even trying yet. Even today, I
still use the same DOS graphics code I wrote in 1984 in
Forth/assembler, that ran on my original 4.77mhz IBM PC, and
now runs in a DOS window on my Windows machine. Can you
beat this?

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