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RE[5]: Vic 20 core?

Orion Blastar

Ok I found more info here:
http://forum.6502.org/viewtopic.php?f=10&t=3690

https://www.seas.upenn.edu/~ese171/vhdl/vhdl_primer.html

http://esd.cs.ucr.edu/labs/tutorial/

https://www.nandland.com/vhdl/tutorials/tutorial-introduction-to-vhdl-for-beginners.html

I was in UM Rolla now Science and Technology, but in 1986-1987 taking computer science classes and pondering getting into electrical engineering. I wanted to go there for computer engineering but they didn't offer it anymore. I was fascinated by the Commodore Amiga 1000 and wanted to design my own computers to run the software and operating systems from other computers. I wanted like an Intel or Mortola for the main CPU and then use 6502, 6809, Z80, etc for the co-processors that ran the old 8-bit software on them.

I now see that VHDL is designing the new chips that run the older software and OS/ROM, but seems to be hard to do because there are physical limitations such as MHz can't be above 50 or 100 in some cases.

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