Statement & apology (was Re: 10 Year Rule)
bpope at wordstock.com
Tue Aug 29 14:27:22 CDT 2006
And thusly were the wise words spake by Teo Zenios
> What I want to know is which platforms from the following list are allowed
> on this email list (my collecting preference):
> Timex 2068
> Commodore machines
> Atari 800/ST
> Apple IIgs
> Amiga machines (68K)
> Mac (68K)
> X86 (from my Tandy 1000HX ending at 486 VLB systems and Windows 3.11)
> Software and hardware for the above system along with associated
Speaking of software and hardware for those machines, what
about *new* software and hardware programmed / created for vintage
systems? For instance, Mike Loewen had a card reader interfaced to
his laptop via USB port at the last VCF east. That demonstation did
a great job of showing me how punch cards were used.
> Is somebody going to have a cow if I bring up not so common Desqview/X or
> Norton Desktop for Windows questions since those are for X86 system?
> Also newer exotic hardware (like high end video capture hardware for
> example) that is not common.
> During the 10 year rule I think everything listed was OK, now I am not so
> If the list is reverting back to nothing but big iron let me know and I will
> go away.
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