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[[Category:OSBYTE]]
 
[[Category:OSBYTE]]
OSBYTE &6F (111) - Read/Write Aries/Watford Shadow RAM Switch
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OSBYTE &6F (111) - Read/Write Shadow RAM Switch
  
 
     X b7=0 no stack operation
 
     X b7=0 no stack operation
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       b6=1 read switch state
 
       b6=1 read switch state
 
       b0=0 select video RAM
 
       b0=0 select video RAM
       b0=1 select program RAM
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       b0=1 select shadow RAM
 
     On exit, X contains the previous switch state:
 
     On exit, X contains the previous switch state:
 
       b0=0 video RAM
 
       b0=0 video RAM
       b0=1 program RAM
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       b0=1 shadow RAM
   
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    This gives the following entry and return values:
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    X=&00 - Select video RAM
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      &01 - Select program RAM
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      &40 - Read current RAM state
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      &41 - Read current RAM state
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      &80 - Save current RAM state and select video RAM
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      &81 - Save current RAM state and select program RAM
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      &C0 - Pop and select stacked RAM state
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      &C1 - Pop and select stacked RAM state
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This call is implemented by the Watford and Aries shadow memory systems for
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the BBC B computer, and compatible systems. The B+ and Master series use
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different shadow selection calls.
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==See Also==
 
==See Also==
* [[OSBYTE &6C]] - Select Master shadow memory
 
* [[OSBYTE &6F]] - Select BBC B shadow memory
 
* [[OSBYTE &70]] - Select memory for Master VDU access
 
* [[OSBYTE &71]] - Select memory for Master video display
 
* [[OSBYTE &72]] - Select future use of shadow memory
 
* [[OSBYTE &73]] - Select shadow bank
 
* [[OSBYTE &74]] - Check for Solidisk shadow memory
 
* [[Paging in video memory]]
 
 
* http://mdfs.net/Docs/Comp/BBC/Osbyte00
 
* http://mdfs.net/Docs/Comp/BBC/Osbyte00
  
[[User:WikiSysop|WikiSysop]] 00:23, 29 August 2013 (BST)
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[[User:Jgharston|Jgharston]] 21:17, 26 May 2009 (UTC)

Revision as of 02:13, 8 March 2015

OSBYTE &6F (111) - Read/Write Shadow RAM Switch

   X b7=0 no stack operation
     b7=1 pop state from stack (reading), push state on stack (writing)
     b6=0 write switch state
     b6=1 read switch state
     b0=0 select video RAM
     b0=1 select shadow RAM
   On exit, X contains the previous switch state:
     b0=0 video RAM
     b0=1 shadow RAM

See Also

Jgharston 21:17, 26 May 2009 (UTC)