ZXpand+ Firmware Updates

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ZXpand+ Firmware Updates

Post by sirmorris » Mon Jun 12, 2017 8:42 pm

In this thread you will find updates for ZXpand+. This post will always contain the latest binary file. For update instructions please visit the online instruction manual.

V1.12
* Corrected a bug that prevented baud rates > 32767. Yes, yes alright I know.
* Added ZXPAND SER GET command extension. Binary data only for the time being.
* A number of internal enhancements incl. 512 byte internal buffers for streaming.
zxpandfw-1.12.zip
(22.12 KiB) Downloaded 28 times

V1.09
* Removed a feature that caused more issues than it addressed - read=only files would disable the overlay ROM.
zxpandfw-1.09.zip
(22.05 KiB) Downloaded 24 times


V1.08
* Added baud rate specification to ZXPAND command 'OPE SER'
zxpandfw-1.08.zip
(22.05 KiB) Downloaded 21 times


V1.07A
* FIXES HANG BUG
zxpandfw-1.07A.zip
(21.96 KiB) Downloaded 23 times


V1.07
[attachment deleted]

V1.01
zxpandfw-1.01.zip
(21.32 KiB) Downloaded 33 times
--=== ZXpand+ ... A more moderner all-in-one upgrade solution for ZX81 ===--
* SD/MMC storage * 32K Hires-capable RAM * AY sound chip * Joystick port * Serial *
* BASIC enhancements - plug & play * Reset button * Auto-boot facility *

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Re: ZXpand+ Firmware Updates

Post by sirmorris » Mon Jul 10, 2017 9:07 pm

V1.01

* Fixes config issue that meant autoboot no longer worked.
--=== ZXpand+ ... A more moderner all-in-one upgrade solution for ZX81 ===--
* SD/MMC storage * 32K Hires-capable RAM * AY sound chip * Joystick port * Serial *
* BASIC enhancements - plug & play * Reset button * Auto-boot facility *

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Re: ZXpand+ Firmware Updates

Post by sirmorris » Mon Jul 10, 2017 9:07 pm

V1.07

* LOAD "filename STOP " added to prevent programs from auto-running.
* LOAD "filename:args" added to allow passing of parameters in a LOAD command.
* ZXPAND command extensions:
* OPEN MIDI
* ZXPAND OPEN FILE
* ZXPAND OPEN CAT
* ZXPAND GET CAT
* ZXPAND GET PARM
* many cosmetic tweaks and low level additions, incl. streaming API enhancements.
--=== ZXpand+ ... A more moderner all-in-one upgrade solution for ZX81 ===--
* SD/MMC storage * 32K Hires-capable RAM * AY sound chip * Joystick port * Serial *
* BASIC enhancements - plug & play * Reset button * Auto-boot facility *

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Re: ZXpand+ Firmware Updates

Post by sirmorris » Wed Jul 12, 2017 6:07 am

V1.07A

Version 1.07 contained an uninitialised variable bug that meant the first LOAD would hang.
--=== ZXpand+ ... A more moderner all-in-one upgrade solution for ZX81 ===--
* SD/MMC storage * 32K Hires-capable RAM * AY sound chip * Joystick port * Serial *
* BASIC enhancements - plug & play * Reset button * Auto-boot facility *

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Re: ZXpand+ Firmware Updates

Post by sirmorris » Mon Aug 07, 2017 6:55 pm

V1.08

Adds the baud rate parameter to the ZXPAND ".." command

ZXPAND "OPE SER [baudrate]"

Where 38400 >= baud rate >= 2400
--=== ZXpand+ ... A more moderner all-in-one upgrade solution for ZX81 ===--
* SD/MMC storage * 32K Hires-capable RAM * AY sound chip * Joystick port * Serial *
* BASIC enhancements - plug & play * Reset button * Auto-boot facility *

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Re: ZXpand+ Firmware Updates

Post by sirmorris » Fri Sep 08, 2017 11:19 pm

V1.12 - mainly a bug fix release.

Yes I know, I'm human OK.
--=== ZXpand+ ... A more moderner all-in-one upgrade solution for ZX81 ===--
* SD/MMC storage * 32K Hires-capable RAM * AY sound chip * Joystick port * Serial *
* BASIC enhancements - plug & play * Reset button * Auto-boot facility *

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