Date : Mon, 24 Jan 2000 10:59:20 -0000
From : "Fraser, Colin J" <Colin.Fraser@...>
Subject: Re: Warning: BBC Master not Y19C compliant
> -----Original Message-----
> From: Andrew Benham [mailto:adsb@...]
> Sent: 21 January 2000 14:30
> To: Fraser, Colin J
> Cc: bbc-micro@...
> Subject: Re: [BBC-Micro] Warning: BBC Master not Y19C compliant
> > Found a fault in the Master OS last night.
> > It incorrectly believes the year 1900 to be a leap year.
> > This should mean I can render the OS Y2K compliant by
> replacing a '19' in
> > the rom with a '20' - assuming the date is stored as 2
> digits, and TIME$
> > always prepends the 19.
> > Anyone know whereabouts I'll find this ?
Thanks, for that.
Very useful information.
If I'm going to the bother of replacing the MOS ROM in my Master, I would
like to take the opportunity to replace some of the built-in roms that I
never use (view, viewsheet) with ROM images I constantly load into SRAM.
Is that possible, or are all the ROMs required as they are ? (shared