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Yes, it's assembly. The resulting code that does very much the same was several times this size when I tried the C compiler. But the characters in the font varies from 1 x 5 to 5 x 5, so it does not have a fixed spacing. This way I can hope to get at least a minimal number of characters into a line. The printable characters in the font are packed together in just 192 bytes (no lower case).

Here is a screenshot[^] (emulation on the PC).

Slowly I'm getting together what I need: The assembler, Visual Studio as editor, the emulator and also the new program to convert cassette tapes to binary or the other way around for new programs. I use the debugger I have for the old computer and run it in the emulator, together with the program I'm debugging. Fortunately the emulator can be configured to have some more memory.
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