A new version of FutureOS, an operating system for Amstrad CPC is available on the web site, programmed this time not by TFM but by Gunhed.
- Plus Version: Debugged and Interface enhanced. ROM C compressed - Interrupt Mode 2 Management enhanced. Code compressed in ROM D - Support for MultiPlay enhanced. Sign on messages adapted. Now only ROM A is active, ROMs B-D are set inactive - Interrupt Mode 2 Entry put at address &FCFC in ROM's A, B and C (D needs to be compressed first) - Support for Speech Synthesisers added (LambdaSpeak, SSA-1 and dk'tronics) - Enhanced System Stability: A click on the RUN Icon (or hotkey e
ecute) will deactivate the Icon. Few bytes saved - New feature: Auto-DIR added, every click at device icon reads DIRs. Initialization string moved to fixed address - OS function EXCP improved. Later this year ... ;-) ... ConfigOS / KonfigOS updated - Added OS function R_PS2 to read SF2 PS2 mouse X, Y, five buttons and scroll wheel. Data in YL, YH, D and E - FutureOS XROMs "TOOL-DEU.ROM" and "TOOL-ENG.ROM" updated (new versions of KonfigOS/ConfigOS and OS-Infos) - Bug in OS function EGEN_HD corrected, which was introduced after OS system 0.5 - relevant only for Dobbertin HD20 - KonfigOS / ConfigOS utilities debugged. Now they work with everything :-) - Function added for adaption of hard coded ROM number in ROM files on disc. With checksum update. Needed for EPROMs