Is MSX on topic?

Chuck Guzis cclist at sydex.com
Sun Jan 21 21:17:51 CST 2007


On 21 Jan 2007 at 18:26, Fred Cisin wrote:

> MSX is quite a bit like CP/M.  'Course so is MS-DOS.
> I think that MSX is between CP/M and a Z80 MS-DOS.
> MSX was sorta a competitor to CP/M; too late.

I would imagine that even in Japan at that time, MSX received a 
lukewarm reception.  NEC had the lion's share of the PC market then.  
TRON was more of a success, at least in the ITRON embedded area; were 
there any CTRON platforms successfully marketed?

Cheers,
Chuck




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