IBM 5280

Al Kossow aek at bitsavers.org
Fri Aug 4 11:20:04 CDT 2017


https://halsoft.wordpress.com/2008/06/02/the-next-generation-key-punch-the-ibm-5280/

http://www.computerhistory.org/collections/catalog/102675777

i'll see what's there..


On 8/4/17 9:04 AM, Jason T via cctalk wrote:
> On Fri, Aug 4, 2017 at 7:15 AM, Christian Corti via cctalk
> <cctalk at classiccmp.org> wrote:
>> So, we've got an IBM 5285 (5280 series) programmable data station. This is a
>> *heavy* and nice beast ;-) Its architecture is a bit unusual but
>> interesting. Problem is, I don't have any software for it expect one disk
>> that IPLs and that contains four more or less crappy games.
>> (can be found at
>> ftp://computermuseum.informatik.uni-stuttgart.de/ibm/ibm5285/)
>>
>> I would be very thankful for any disk images for that system, especially the
>> diagnostics, utilities and SCP, but also the assembler and other languages.
> 
> I second the request.  I've had my 5285 for a few months and I wasn't
> even aware of that games disk.  Now I have to rig up a way to write
> out the 8" media...
> 
> https://goo.gl/photos/pTVhWc7mYukBeQjAA
> 



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