Home written editors (was Re: Where to buy a Selectric?)
philpem at dsl.pipex.com
Sun Jan 1 17:16:33 CST 2006
In message <43B832B6.4000700 at jetnet.ab.ca>
woodelf <bfranchuk at jetnet.ab.ca> wrote:
> I did always like vector displays but they I suspect will be rare in the
> as you have no large display devices anymore.
Which is why I built an X/Y display out of a DG7/32. That's going to be
pretty interesting to play with... I suspect the graphics are going to be
"just a bit" small...
Ah, well, it's still a fun project :)
> I am having fun with the 84 plcc chips I am using -- the free PCB
> program has no
> 84 pin plcc socket footprints so I hope I get the homebrew footprint right.
Yikes.. What PCB software are you using?
> PS. I am using win-cupl so I can understand the logic expressions.
> I could shoot the designers of vhdl and verlog -- I just can read that
> at all
Verilog isn't too hard if you already know C. VHDL is Pure Evil (tm)...
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