DSoric

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Jan 19, 2008

DSoric by Urza at 9:54 PM (1,956 Views / 0 Likes) 10 replies

  1. Urza
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    Member Urza hi

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    DSoric
    Oric 1 / Atmos computer emulator
    [​IMG]

    Alekmaul has released his emulator for the Oric 1/Atmos computer systems. The systems being released in the 80's and greatly popular in France and the UK, this emulator reads tape (.TAP) backups. Download and usage instructions below.

    [title:Instructions]YOU MUST PATCH THE NDS FILE WITH THE DLDI PATCH BEFORE USING IT. You must patch
    the nds file with the drivers compatible with your linker.
    Unzip DSoric.nds from the DSoric.zip archive in a directory of your flash / (micro) SD
    / MMC card.
    Put your tap files where you want.

    That's all, DSoric can now be execute [​IMG] !

    When the emulator starts, click on the tape to choose a file. you use Up/Down
    to select a file, then use A to load it.

    Controls :
    * Keyboard with stylus
    * Direction pad : the direction keys ...
    * A : A key
    * B : B key
    * X : CONTROL key
    * Y : SHIFT key
    * X + Up and Down direction keys : screen move when the resolution is normal
    * R : CONTROL key
    * L : SHIFT key
    * START : Enter key
    * SELECT : Space key

    You can click on the DSoric logo to have the options menu.
    The option menu allows you to :
    - do a RESET of the emulator
    - switch between the Oric 1 / Oric atmos (RESET of the emulator !)
    - rewind the tape to the desired position (a tape file must be select)
    - save / restore the emulator state
    - save the keyboard configuration (a tape file must be select)
    - dsend a report to portabledev regarding the emulation (a tape file must be select)

    To load a file, click on the tape, choose a TAP file and tap after
    CLOAD " and ENTER on the Oric keyboard
    Saves with the CSAVE command are going in the K7SAVE.TAP file

    [​IMG] Download
    [​IMG] Source
     
  2. caffeinekid

    Newcomer caffeinekid Advanced Member

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    This brings back bad memories! When I was a kid I asked my mum for a Spectrum for Christmas but instead they got me an ORIC 1 because the Speccy was sold out in all the shops and said "well it's just the same isn't it?" ARGH [​IMG]
     
  3. jincongz

    Newcomer jincongz Advanced Member

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    Ouch, that's gotta hurt...
     
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    at least they did not get you a Radio Shack TSR-80... good story though!
     
  5. Urza
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    Completely unrelated, but I have the Donkey Kong arcade plate from your sig hanging on my wall.
     
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    ZAP, PING, SHOOT, EXPLODE...
     
  7. berlinka

    Member berlinka You have sustained a lethal injury.

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    Oh when oh when will someone finally release a Commodore 64 emulator?
     
  8. Tanas

    Member Tanas GBAtemp Addict

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    Someone already has.
     
  9. PizzaPasta

    Member PizzaPasta Son of p1ngpong

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    Alekmaul does fine work. The emulators he makes always look so professional.
     
  10. trevsweb

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    damn that keyboard looks awesome... i have no idea being a spectrum person about this machine but very spiffy looking emu
     
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