Big News on NUON Controller Development

Stephen

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I'm on the list. Most exciting thing about this (IMHO):
" Possible serial communication for developers " listed as future possibility.
 

Wire

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Yep and the N64 to Nuon adapter preorder will be going up in Jan on Songbirds site in Jan.
Just placed the order for the first run of boards for the final verification.
 

Stephen

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Does anyone have any details on the serial adapter other than this post:

Was there a SDK that let you load code over it to the players?
I've unfortunately never seen one of those in the wild. My guess is it's a prototype, and like all the other controller related stuff, could be easily recreated IF we had a stock of original Polyface chips. We have none. Hopefully, these new devices coming out will eventually replicate the original chip well enough that something like this could be possible. Think BLL for the Lynx, or BJL for the Jaguar.
 

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First mention of a serial adaptor here!!! We are looking into it!
 

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Aries64 NUON controller adapter is open for pre-order! Use any N64 controller on NUON. Price is $49.95. Release date is March 15. Spread the word!


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Not ordered yet but going to use my discount on it. Put me on the going to order list :)
 

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Unsticking as we have 2 new options now so it does not need to be top of the forum all the time.
 

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Aries64 NUON controller adapter is open for pre-order! Use any N64 controller on NUON. Price is $49.95. Release date is March 15. Spread the word!


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Very exciting :)

By any chance will your adapter help with software development in the near future?
I mean, if I get a FTDI (serial to USB) and connect it to your adapter, would it be possible to send files to RAM, remote execute and getting TTY output?

I'm not a pro, but cubanismo mention:
"Yeah, I'm familiar with the GDB stuff. I did a lot of work on GDB-over-USB for the Jaguar recently."
via discord.

That would be ideal! :)
 
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