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Old 07 June 2008, 15:58   #19
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Originally Posted by SkippyAR View Post
Can I ask what might seem a really stupid question or the subject of RGB devices. I have an AmiVGA box that's dependant upon software anyway to work.

Why is it the Amiga has a DBLPal (double mode) 31Khz video driver that can been used on most VGA monitors. Yet its shipped with video drivers built for CGA monitors (excluding the hardware progress timeline factor).

I ask the question, why the Amiga OS / WB never came with more support for VGA modes anyway? Is it due mainly to the limitations of its native hardware.

Everything pertaining to the Amiga seems to be a real pain the arse sometimes..
well in the days of yawwn, when hi-resolution monitors ment mega-uber-bucks !!! like several hundreds for a 15" monitor only capable of 800x600, I assume the decision was a financial one as TV's were in every home.
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