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Re: [MiNT] Re: MiNT and AtlanTOS / Coldfire Project
On Thu, May 02, 2002 at 05:20:09AM -0700, George Crissman wrote:
> Using one-time-programmable ROMs for the
> finished product (4 each at 128Kx8 US$2.70,
> access time 70 nanoseconds)(see online info:
> http://www.mouser.com/catalog/cat_609/75.pdf )
> you could have the necessary basics of MiNT
> in semiconductor ROM at cartridge port c:
> for about US$10.40 -- and developers could
> use ultraviolet erasable PROMs until the
> project was finalized.
No way. Having a single EPROM for a project you are developing is already a
PITA, but burning and erasing four of them for every test cycle? No way.
Flash ROMs are much easier to use and do not cost more.