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Old 31 May 2020, 21:31   #21
VladR
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Originally Posted by robinsonb5 View Post
Just in case it wasn't clear, the blitter steals cycles from the CPU when the CPU's running from or accessing Chip RAM. Fast RAM, if present, is on a separate bus which isn't affected by the blitter.
Yeah, I definitely didn't realize that. I'm still new to the Amiga thingy and keep getting confused about all those terms, as I didn't spent last 3 decades reading up on all those terms.


I guess all my experience is only directly useable on a 060/080, as even though Jag also has a 68000 (@13.3 MHz) it is still feeding Blitter, which behaves quite differently on that architecture...
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