|[News] AmigaOne no on-board sound?||ANN.lu|
|Posted on 06-Mar-2004 01:38 GMT by lawd||135 comments|
Commenting a recent news item on amiga-news.de, Davy Wentzler of OS4 fame said the on-board sound of the AmigaOne does not work, furthermore explaining the chip is physically not present on AmigaOnes produced the last 9 months.
Frank Gutschow said on 05-Mär-2004, 23:38: "Meines erachtens sollte definitiv wirklich ersteinmal der Onboard-Chip des AmigaOne unterstützt werden."
Davy Wentzler answered on 05-Mär-2004, 23:45: "I'm gonna say it once more: it doesn't work. There's even a big chance, the chip is not physically present anymore on boards manufactured in the past 9 months."
Will Eyetech exchange all defect and component missing AmigaOnes or will they refund users that received broken hardware?
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|AmigaOne no on-board sound? : Comment 84 of 135||ANN.lu|
|Posted by Don Cox on 06-Mar-2004 18:04 GMT|
|In reply to Comment 81 (Gareth Knight):|
"The decision to leave out memory protection was a good decision at the time. The Amiga would never have attracted such a large market if developers could not optimise their games/applications for the hardware. "
It was left out because the 68000 doesn't have a built in MMU, not to make life easier for games programmers. I am sure it would have been included if an MMU had been present.
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