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Old 28 June 2013, 12:03   #51
kovacm
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The first Amiga coders to use this "trick" were the programmers responsible for writing the operating system before the Amiga was even released.
like Atari programmers that wrote NEOchrome before Atari ST was released

I would not put Spectru512 in same basket as Intuition or NEOchrome...

otherwise, Amiga capability to display different resolution on same screen is really impressive!

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How many animated Photochrome images have you seen?
how many?? like 50 per second: [ Show youtube player ]

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And DMA is still available for audio, blitter, copper, sprites, and disk.
...with sound.

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But if a programmer really wanted to he could page flip and use the COPPER to alter the 16 palette registers of a HAM image mid-scanline to improve it further. I think during HAM display the COPPER can perform 35 arbitrary writes to the 16 color palette available in HAM.
[ Show youtube player ] is idea what you could try with Amigas...
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