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Subject: Re: games/demos cost on play buffer?
From: Rob Ward (
Date: 2002-12-14

They are often able to be used up to a few seconds as far as I know.
However, they are not usually very accurate. 40mA is awful for a
shutdown mode. I wonder if there are any alternatives like wake-up on
external SPDIF port?


gerald clark wrote:

> I suppose the watchdog max timeout is in the
> micro/milisecond range?
> Linus Nielsen Feltzing wrote:
>> Rob Ward wrote:
>>> So how do you exit standby mode?
>> NMI or RESET. The NMI interrupt is not connected to anything, so we
>> can't use that. RESET is only connected to the RTC/Watchdog, but it
>> can't generate a RESET on demand, only when the watchdog expires.
>> /Linus

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