Hein (fub) wrote,

  • Mood:

More memory woes

I've been trying to port the code of the Open Random Bit to a flash pic, like the 12F675. First I had problems with memory banks and all that nasty stuff, but I think I figured a way out of that.
While simulating the code in MPSIM, I noticed that a block of memory that is supposed to be used by the ORB was crossed out in the memory view window. And sure enough: the 12F675 has less memory than the 12C671. It wasn't going to work anyway because of that.

The 12F683 has as much data memory as the 12C671, and even twice as much programming memory, so that seems like a prime candidate. Except that I don't have any of those chips available right now. And I'm not certain my programmer is able to program these chips -- I asked the creator of my programmer if it'll work out. If so, then I'll order some of those chips from him, and start the porting of the code anew...
Tags: electronics

  • D&D cartoon narrated as an actual session

    Remember the old Dungeons & Dragons cartoon? I remember playing in Rolemaster campaigns that were just about as cheesy as that cartoon... So when…

  • Cat Rescue!

    This is very, very cool.

  • Shared for truth

    In my case, that's Sunday (second D&D group), Tuesday (The One Ring via Google Hangout), Wednesday (my Streamdales campaign), Thursday (Ars Magica)…

  • Post a new comment


    Anonymous comments are disabled in this journal

    default userpic

    Your reply will be screened

    Your IP address will be recorded