Re: problem reading VGA text fonts

Ingo Molnar (
Tue, 19 Nov 1996 19:43:47 +0100 (MET)

On Tue, 19 Nov 1996, Harald Koenig wrote:

> now the interesting question is: how can we read the BIOS (esp. on AXP)
> without currupting video memory ?

same results if you do a mega-slow byte-by-byte with-delays ROM read?

or is it rather some weird IO mapping problem that wraps nonintrusive
reads into the memory mapped IO registers region?

-- mingo

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