Date : Sun, 29 Mar 1998 12:24:11 +0100
From : Stuart William McConnachie <stuart@...>
Subject: Re: Mr Wiz
In message <22.214.171.124.19980328223446.006d57e4@...>,
Crispin Boylan <viewtronix@...> writes
>WHen I load it up, it gets to the file 'GAME2' and block 04, but then the
>whole thing just stops loading, it doesnt beep and say 'Rewind Tape' or
>'Data?' but just freezes. I thought this was something to do with the tape
>itself, but when I do a catalogue, it gives me the full catalogue, for the
>whole of 'GAME2'.
What are the LOAD and EXEC addresses of the program that hangs? Type
*OPT 1,2 then do a *CAT of the tape upto the last block. Then look at
the two long numbers displayed. The first is the Load address (IIRC)
and the second the Exec address. If the LOAD address is below &1900
then you'll find that it is writing over the ECONET workspace. Do you
have the machine connected to the ECONET at the time?
>I've tryed setting page to E00 before loading, and also to 1900 (I have an
Try disconnecting the ECONET?
Stuart McConnachie (stuart@... )
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