Change in computers as a hobbiest... 2848
Well, the author of CygnusEd was a regular at club meetings, so I might have slipped him a suggestion or two...
Yup. There was a wide choice - plenty of room to get into editor wars, which I won't do here.
I've used several machines. Currently I'm using a 2000 with a Blizzard processor board (68060 and 32MB RAM) and a Picbutto IV graphics card.
That probably gave them the willies, but I was a longtime faithful employee (at least up until then - the Debt Management takeover peeed off a lot of people, including yours truly).
Change in computers as a hobbiest
Carl Pearson The Norwegian-originated MBBS (from the creators of the GALINK or GLINK terminal emulator) was my original...
By this time we had ported the payroll system to a Unix box, so it was just a matter of running sz. Although while we were running the Univac mainframe we had an A2000 with a bridge board, and we stuck in an ISA card and MS-DOS software that would emulate the (block-mode, polled, synchronous) Uniscope protocol. We could do file transfers that way too.
Perhaps, but Zmodem worked so much better...
-- I'm really at ac.dekanfrus if you read it the right way. X Top-posted messages will probably be ignored. See RFC1855. HTML will DEFINITELY be ignored. Join the ASCII ribbon campaign!