[Oberon] RISC emulator

Jörg Straube joerg.straube at iaeth.ch
Mon Mar 17 09:31:09 CET 2014

The German characters (ASCII character codes above 7F) do not only impact the keyboard driver (Input.Mod) but also the fonts (Fonts.Mod) and Files.Mod if you want to allow filenames with German letters. The current Fonts.Mod used in the RISC implementation restricts the character pattern to <80H.
Br, Jörg

> Am 17.03.2014 um 00:04 schrieb Peter De Wachter <pdewacht at gmail.com>:
>> On 16-03-14 22:22, Peter Matthias wrote:
>> Hi Peter,
>> thanks for the emulator. It made me get interested in Oberon-risc.
>> It compiles and runs well on Ubuntu/X64, however, German keyboard layout 
>> is not recognized.
>> Two questions:
>> - How do I copy files to/from the disk image?
>> - What are *.smb files?
> I don't have a way yet to transfer files to Oberon. The system supports
> file transfer over RS-232 or wireless but those interfaces aren't
> emulated yet. I think it might be possible to mount the disk image with
> one of the "big" Oberon implementations and transfer files that way, but
> I haven't tried that yet.
> To get a German keyboard layout, you'll have to edit the keymap table in
> Input.Mod. The emulator only deals with scancodes, translating those to
> characters is Oberon's job.
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