Mode Line

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ANTIC - Bugs and Border Conditions - Unexploitable Behaviors - Mode 8/Mode 9 Horizontal Scroll Corruption
... ANTIC Modes 8 and 9 will be corrupted when immediately following a horizontally scrolled line of a different mode using normal or wide playfield width ... This occurs if the Mode 8 or 9 line is horizontally scrolled or not, but the corruption results are different in each case ... output pixels incorrectly and mis-align the Mode 8-9 line ...
ANTIC - Limitations
... display can vary between 0 and 240 scanlines - this depends on what number of lines the ANTIC is programmed to display according to the display list ... width of the screen can be programmed to be 256, 320 or 384 pixels wide (in the widest mode, only 352 pixels are really visible) ... can move the scrolling region the number of scan lines in a single Mode line of the scrolling region, up to a maximum of 16 scan lines ...
ANTIC - The Display List - Instruction Modifiers - LMS Modifer - Load Memory Scan
... memory before retrieving screen memory for the current Playfield mode line ... The Character or Map mode specified will begin displaying bytes from that address ... The LMS option must appear in the first Playfield Mode Instruction line (not Blank Line) in the Display List to initialize ANTIC to begin reading at the start ...

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