Brussels / 2 & 3 February 2019


Hatari - a cycle-exact Atari ST emulator

A talk about the history of the Atari ST/STE/TT/Falcon emulator "Hatari", and the difficulty of emulating these machines in a cycle-exact way. This talk is for everybody who is interested in emulation of old computers, no special previous knowledge is required.

  • A short overview of the Atari ST and successor machines
  • The history of the the Hatari emulator
  • How to get started with using Hatari (explanation of disk images and firmware ROMs)
  • Hardware tricks on the ST and why cycle-exact emulation is required here


Thomas Huth