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Notes on neptUNO [blog]

Written by Remy Sharp / Original link on May. 25, 2021

I recently - randomly - bought myself a neptUNO FPGA machine, which is somewhere between a MiST and a MiSTer machine. The neptUNO works well as a middle weight retro gaming/platform machine. It can run Spectrum (and the new Spectrum Next), C64, NES, Megadrive, SNES, PC Engine, Amiga 500, Vectrex,…


When fd shows no files [til/cli]

Written by Remy Sharp / Original link on May. 21, 2021

I'm a big fan of fd and use it as a part of my dev workflow as it's way easier than find. I've used it to convert files on the fly for ingest, specifically converting xlsx to csv en mass. This is the command I was running: $ fd . -e xlsx -x sh -c "in2csv '{}' > '{.}'.csv" This finds all the file…



Multiplayer DOOM - in the browser 😱 [link]

Written by Remy Sharp / Original link on May. 19, 2021

A combination of workers, websockets and "durable objects" (which I've not heard of before). A detailed walk through of the tech is on CloudFlare - and I do hope the domain remains active for years to come, I'm certainly challenging the 90s teenager in me when I hear those sound effects. Death matc…


Marbles2 - 18-May 2021 [devlog/marbles2]

Written by Remy Sharp / Original link on May. 18, 2021

Progress is being made. Having coded this game a number of times over the last 20 years and actually having played it a lot, I was finding that the spectrum flavour was somewhat harder than I would like. I would vary rarely manage to clear an entire board and though a challenge is fun, too difficul…