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Old 16 January 2013, 20:06   #41

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Originally Posted by hooverphonique View Post
that is definitely "coder specific" as you call it.. The stars are probably rendered directly in the vertical blank interrupt, while the text rendering runs outside this interrupt and gets whatever leftover processor time is available...
Hmmm, well that makes sense Always impresses me seeing the effect in action, better than seeing the whole lot slow down...dynamic slowdown

Originally Posted by demolition View Post
If it stays choppy even when running on a faster Amiga, it's maybe clocked to an interrupt every 2nd frame (because they couldn't make it finish in one frame on the model it was designed for).
Perphaps it's more dynamic than that, running it on the A1200 theres no slowdown.
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