SWTPC 6800

william degnan billdegnan at gmail.com
Tue Aug 16 12:18:01 CDT 2016

On Tue, Aug 16, 2016 at 1:12 PM, william degnan <billdegnan at gmail.com>

> Brad,
> You don't type in S1 records at the monitor prompt.  If anything you'd
> want to download a text file that simulates monitor commands to load
> memory,  but it's a lot slower.
> I haven't been reading all of the posts in this thread, but have you tried
> following something like the instructions here to download a tape, I have
> documented how to use a terminal to download TSC BASIC into an SWTPC using
> a laptop serial port (or USB to Serial):
> http://vintagecomputer.net/browse_thread_record.cfm?id=416&tid=2
> b
NOTE - the method linked-to above describes how to download a script into
the SWTPc's ROM monitor that mimics the keystrokes that one would normally
have made manually type from a terminal.  Takes a few minutes, but it
works.  You can call it a headless bootstrap.


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