Re: [cc65] calloc() not failing

From: Oliver Schmidt <>
Date: 2012-11-13 00:37:22

>> programs should not return to the
>> BASIC prompt and leave a ”runnable” program behind IMHO.

> How can that work? [...] Making the
> program unrunable needs code and I don't see a reason to place this penalty on
> all programs.

As far as I know cc65 programs have this BASIC "SYS xxxx" stub.
Wouldn't "removing" that be the solution? If there's some nice Kernal
routine that does what a BASIC "NEW" does then it might be as cheap as
2 bytes additional bytes (JMP $xxxx instead of RTS)...

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