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"What on earth is the point of trying to mangle RISC OS 5 in to Virtual Acorn? Vast lumps (I'd suggest "most") of the emulator would need to be rewritten to make it look like and Iyonix, for what benefit?"

I'd guess they would aim for "Virtual RISC OS" rather than "Virtual Iyonix" - one of the advantages of RO5 is that it isn't so constrained by the hardware it expects. So you could have an emulator HAL, and rather than waste processor time emulating the old video and memory chips you could interface with the host OS and hardware more directly.

 is a RISC OS Usermonkeyson on 15/7/04 1:25PM
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