One answer to "Wot duzzit do?" - OS/8 Adventure V2.0.

Dave McGuire mcguire at
Sat Mar 24 23:31:44 CDT 2007

On Mar 24, 2007, at 11:28 PM, Rick Murphy wrote:
> In what is the longest time *I* am aware of between Version 1.0 and  
> Version 2.0 of a program (1979-2007), I'm happy to announce an  
> updated version (2.0) of Adventure for your OS/8 system.
> (OK, I could have delayed this a couple of years and made it 30  
> years between releases..)
> Thanks to a list member that supplied me with the DECUS sources and  
> Bob Supnik's RT-11 Adventure source, as well as a few helpful OS/8  
> FORTRAN libraries on the Internet, I've managed to not only recover  
> the program source, but also make several improvements in the way  
> it works. Unfortunately, it's still a memory hog that needs 32KW to  
> run.
> I'm making source and binary floppies in SIMH-format, a zip file  
> with all sources, and a web page with the individual source files  
> available.
> has pointers to the SIMH  
> floppy images, sources, etc.
> Happy exploring!

   Oh My. 8-)  Today IS a good day!  Thanks!


Dave McGuire
Port Charlotte, FL

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