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    I'd say today's cool factor of alpha based system...

    I'd say today's cool factor of alpha based system is that it is really fast native OpenVMS system. I did not have much exposure to vax, so once I've got myself a vaxstation to play with and installed...
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    I would argue that this demonstrates how fire...

    I would argue that this demonstrates how fire extinguishers are more important for computers than fans.
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    I'd say from where I've been at the time it would...

    I'd say from where I've been at the time it would be dBase/Clipper. But a friend of mine made a compete custom accounting system for DOS in forth - not sure which version/vendor he used.
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    The kit arrived in less than 3 week, plus it took...

    The kit arrived in less than 3 week, plus it took me another week to get to post office to sign for it. Everything is in good shape. Thanks.

    Now I need to find time to get it assembled. And the...
  5. No way. The old guard holds to his pride

    No way. The old guard holds to his pride
  6. Gosh, this was more complicated than I remember....

    Gosh, this was more complicated than I remember. Here is the end of my first encounter today:

    I am getting old. My rating is harmless
  7. Thank you. Downloaded and will give it a try this...

    Thank you. Downloaded and will give it a try this night. I was never exposed to this line of computers, so it would be interesting to learn about the whole system as well.
  8. Thank you for your kind offer. My plan was to run...

    Thank you for your kind offer. My plan was to run it on some actual vintage hardware that I have. Of course, for me it would be a dream to run it on Dasher terminal connected to DG Eclipse - well,...
  9. Yes, that was it, thank you very much. Trek73 is...

    Yes, that was it, thank you very much. Trek73 is the name. Having the name I immediately located Wikipedia article for it, that has links to basic source code, the version for HP 2000 looks very...
  10. I would also love to hear how those broken screw...

    I would also love to hear how those broken screw sockets can be repaired. I am looking at one such case right now. The first thought is to use a bunch of epoxy to glue the sockets back, but I...
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    I just realized that there is a text only version...

    I just realized that there is a text only version of the site at http://www.vcfed.org/forum/archive/index.php which does work in any browser, but archive is archive, the set of messages is somewhat...
  12. Thanks, email sent. Maybe it would be a good idea...

    Thanks, email sent. Maybe it would be a good idea now to remove email address from the public post to save the addressee some trouble with spammers

    Thank you.
  13. Thanks for suggestion. Tried to post question...

    Thanks for suggestion. Tried to post question through "Contact us" link on company web page (http://wildharecomputers.com/contact/), got the following error:
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    I am writing this reply in Classilla running on...

    I am writing this reply in Classilla running on Mas OS 9.2.2 on iMac g4 800 MHz. The site is rendered correctly and is seemingly fully functional. I was able to login to the site using Netscape...
  15. I do not claim it was THAT good, I just was (and...

    I do not claim it was THAT good, I just was (and is) impressed with it. But I was quite familiar with DEC, IBM PC (and later Macintosh) platforms at that time, and I am quite versed with cp/m,...
  16. In search of game seen only on Data General Eclipse

    Here is the story: in my younger days I had an exclusive access to DG Eclipse C-350 and a large software library for it on tapes. On one tape I found a Star Trek game written on basic. This was not...
  17. I also would appreciate if you could share...

    I also would appreciate if you could share documents and software for this board. Thanks
  18. Large lot that might make someone happy:...

    Large lot that might make someone happy:
    https://desmoines.craigslist.org/sys/d/waukee-vintage-computer-lot/7183006845.html
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    If that is price for a kit, it would be somewhat...

    If that is price for a kit, it would be somewhat steep for me at the moment. Maybe just bare PCB would be an option for me then.



    What I would do in this situation, I would rather write an...
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    Do you intend to sell it? What would be the price...

    Do you intend to sell it? What would be the price and shipping cost to US? Would you sell an unassembled kit and what would be pricefor that?
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    Well, I will try to explain. When people talk of...

    Well, I will try to explain. When people talk of "desktop OS", (I assume) they mean a computer infrastructure that provides for desktop type applications (word processors, spreadsheets, dbms,...
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    Well, yes, except that java is not used in...

    Well, yes, except that java is not used in browsers any longer, and quite quickly loosing presence on desktop.

    I also was skeptical of an ability of java desktop applications to perform adequately...
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    Desktop OS this, desktop OS that... People, we...

    Desktop OS this, desktop OS that... People, we are getting old.

    Today, web browser IS THE desktop OS (and typescript is his prophet).
  24. Tera term? https://tera-term.en.lo4d.com/windows

    Tera term? https://tera-term.en.lo4d.com/windows
  25. Thread: Cholesterol

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    Well, I am not trying to give any medical advice,...

    Well, I am not trying to give any medical advice, but from what I know the vegetarians are one big risk group for metabolic disease. I have a friend who is strict vegetarian for maybe 40 years now -...
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