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Old 22 September 2012, 22:59   #294
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Originally Posted by CUF View Post
Ok so... Can this board be used like an A1000 kickstart rom adapter and boot from the kick file you choose to flash in it? Or do we still need a rom equipped Amiga?
The board will completely take over the system; everything the CPU does goes through the board. This means the board can make whatever information is needed appear at any address where it is needed. E.g. substituting a ROM (Kickstart, Action Replay) or memory (fast mem, swap mem after boot to keep it for inspection) etc. etc.

I think you could rip out your Kickstart ROM and the system won't notice as it's using the Kickstart from flash. You can actually force it to use your real ROM but... hey... that's so slow...
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