Nostalgic instruction sequences (Re: Python Productivity Gain?)
mwh at python.net
Mon Feb 23 13:12:28 CET 2004
"Greg Ewing (using news.cis.dfn.de)" <wmwd2zz02 at sneakemail.com> writes:
> Peter Hansen wrote:
> > All right, machine language! Was that with actual toggle input, or
> > were you hand-translating from assembly and entering hex on a
> > keypad?
> > I remember being able to write small print routines on the Commodores
> > in straight machine language... hmm.. A9 80 20 FF D2 40 anyone? :-)
> Or how about
> 08 C4 08 35 C4 00 31
> ...a sequence that is forever burned into my brain, being what
> almost every program for my first computer began with.
SETW 0 a9f4
anyone? (memory said a9f0 first, corrected by google).
Presumably pronging in the wrong place zogs it.
-- Aldabra Stoddart, ucam.chat
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