Thanks to Julio Marchi for this space in MSX All
 

SLOT View
** ATTENTION: The author cannot be responsable for any damage by the use of the program. Use at your own risk **

WHAT IS THIS FOR?

  Slot view project's objective is to allow user to visualize any MSX memory segmentation. Slot view makes possible to visualize all 16 primary slot pages and 64 pages between primary and secondary slots.



RELEASED VERSIONS

Slotview 1.0:

  - Memory movimentation: 100 %
  - Movimentation between pages: 100%
  - Movimentation between slots: 100%
  - Movimentation between sub-slots: 100%

  What's new:

  - Now all MSX memory is achieved.

  Important:

  - Try this program on emulators before using it on Real MSX.
 
 

beta 4:

  - Memory movimentation: 100 %
  - Movimentation between pages: 100%
  - Movimentation between slots: 100%
  - Movimentation between sub-slots: 95%

  What's new:

  - Fixed Turbo-R BUG.

  Important:

  - Try this program on emulators before using it on Real MSX.
  - Case your MSX RAM is expanded, don't change subslots here!!

  Known Bugs:

  - If RAM is expanded, locks on subslot changing.



beta 3:

  - Memory movimentation: 100 %
  - Movimentation between pages: 100%
  - Movimentation between slots: 100%
  - Movimentation between sub-slots: 95%

  What's new:

  - Now it's possible to go throgh sub-slots!!

  Important:

  - Try this program on emulators before using it on Real MSX.
  - Case your MSX RAM is expanded, don't change subslots here!!

  Known Bugs:

  - If RAM is expanded, locks on subslot changing.



beta 2:

  - Memory movimentation: 100 %
  - Movimentation between pages: 100%
  - Movimentation between slots: 100%
  - Movimentation between sub-slots: 0%

  What's new:

  - Lock problem fixed. Now it's possible to "travel" through all 16 primary slot pages. Thanks to Adriano Cunha for his hint.

  Important:

  - Try this program on emulators before using it on Real MSX.

  Comments:

  - Now it's possible to "travel" through all 16 primary slot pages.



beta 1:

  - Memory movimentation: 100 %
  - Movimentation between pages: 100%
  - Movimentation between slots: 100%
  - Movimentation between sub-slots: 0%

  Known Bugs:

  - MSX locks when accessing non active slot. Program is uncapable to show these pages. So, choose only slots that are active.
  - Subslots function don't work now.

  Important:

  - Try this program on emulators before using it on Real MSX.


  Comments:


INSTRUCTIONS

  Program is designed to work on any MSX. 
  Load binary file according the following example:
  bload"name.bin",r

  Keys and functions:

Key Function
Up arrow  Back 1 block of memory.
Down arrow  Advances 1 block of memory.
Left arrow  Back 5 blocks of memory.
Right arrow  Advances 5 blocks of memory.
P  Next page.
S  Next slot.
U  Next subslot.
ESC  Returns to basic.

Translation portuguese - english:

Sai = Exit
Página = Page
Bloco = Block
Seta = Arrow


DOWNLOADS

Program Sources
sview-b1 - Launch (beta 1) - 20/07/04 X
sview-b2 - Fix (beta 2) - 20/07/04 X
sview-b3 - Fix (beta 3) - 25/07/04 beta 3
sview-b4 - Fix (beta 4) - 30/03/05 beta 4
sview 1 - First correct version - 09/04/05 Version 1

Marcelo Teixeira Silveira
Systems and Computing Engineer - UERJ
Computing Engeneer Master (M.Sc.) - UERJ

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