The version v0.37.0 of Xcpc has been released ! What’s new ? This version includes the new Z80 emulation engine. The Z80 cpu emulator has completely been rewritten and contains no external code anymore. This new Z80 kernel supports all documented and undocumented instructions and flags. It passes all (but one really minor) tests of the well-known and famous « Z80 instruction exerciser » (Zexdoc and Zexall). Some micro-bugs may be present but a lot of tests have been done.
The version v0.36.0 of Xcpc has been released ! What’s new ? This version now provides a new user interface based on Gtk+-3.x. Some minor bugs have been fixed. Xcpc now provides four types of user interfaces: Gtk+-3.x Motif-2.x Athena Intrinsic By default, the toolkit is automatically detected and selected in the order above. If you need, you can also specify the user interface with the --with-x11-toolkit option when running the configure script (gtk3, motif2, athena, intrinsic).
The version v0.35.0 of Xcpc has been released ! What’s new ? This version now provides a new very simple user interface based on Xt Intrincs in case of Athena or Motif2 toolkits are not available or if you just want the simplest user interface, basically a simple window. Joystick support has been added under Linux and up to two physical joysticks can be used. You can now really play to old games in good conditions.
The version v0.34.0 of Xcpc has been released ! What’s new ? This version contains lots of improvements, new features and fixes. The Athena and Motif user interfaces have been updated, a status bar has been added with disk names, emulated machine informations and emulation status. The emulator widget, which acts as a glue between the Athena or Motif user interface and the emulation kernel, has been refactored and the keyboard and mouse events are now properly throttled.
The version v0.33.0 of Xcpc has been released ! What’s new ? This version contains a lot of improvements and fixes. The rendering code has been improved, the CRTC 6845 emulator has been rewritten and is now much more accurate. The PPI-8255 and the AY-3-8912 emulation parts have been heavily refactored and improved. A segfault crash in the rendering code has been fixed when the CRTC 6845 contained some « non standard » values (i.