Category Archives: MAXAM

Using ROMs with a ROMBO Rombox

Introduction When I started out learning how to program in Z80 machine code back in the late 1980’s, I purchased a Rombo Rombox which allowed me to plug in various ROM’s. These ROM’s contained code that could be called upon … Continue reading

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Disassembling my old code part 7 – Drawing rectangles

Introduction This is part 7 of a blog series I’m doing to catalog some of the programs I wrote back in 1988 on the Amstrad CPC 6128, starting with a disc sector editor I wrote called Disced. I’m doing this … Continue reading

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Disassembling my old code from 1988 – Part 2

Introduction In Part 1 of this series of blog posts I showed you how I started disassembling one of my old programs that I wrote in Z80 Machine code way back in 1988, my end goal is to not only … Continue reading

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Disassembling my old code from 1988 – Part 1

Introduction I’ve always regretted losing the original discs (and CPC computer itself) that came with my original CPC 6128 as those discs contained every program I wrote using Z80 machine code. Losing that source code and all the comments I … Continue reading

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