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  1. Thread: OSFree

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    ReactOS is another total joke. I have downloaded...

    ReactOS is another total joke. I have downloaded and installed at least 5 releases. I can usually get it to run for about 5 minutes before it locks up or goes totally dead. I am sure it's been at...
  2. Thread: OSFree

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    I too loved OS/2. I spent my money and purchased...

    I too loved OS/2. I spent my money and purchased eComStation. What a nightmare! After about 2.5 years of waiting, ver 2.0 was finally, finally released. It has very poor support for PCMCIA cards....
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    Hmm, now that you mention it, I do think it was a...

    Hmm, now that you mention it, I do think it was a 16K board, not 4K. Later on, my work place had some free Cromemco boards available so I had a yummy 64K in my S-100 after that. I never did manage...
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    Actually, those ads brought back the severe pain...

    Actually, those ads brought back the severe pain of paying around $800 for a 4K S-100 static ram board. In 1981, I had to settle for a single floppy drive as I couldn't afford a second one. " Real...
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    huh? Google tells me that number is a store in...

    huh? Google tells me that number is a store in Nova Scotia?
  6. Yep, you need to get in the habit of checking...

    Yep, you need to get in the habit of checking dates on posts. Think I have been screwed up by the "super old thread" thing more than once.
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    Yes yes yes on F-Prot Dos version. I was a...

    Yes yes yes on F-Prot Dos version. I was a super loyal fan of F-PROT for years and years. DOS one works well.

    Unfortunately, their modern Windows product has had a bad performance problem. ...
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    Chuckle, means his wife is a good sales person! ...

    Chuckle, means his wife is a good sales person! In that situation, I would have snapped up your $50 offer to begin with, especially lately where everyone says "hmm, old computer or some groceries,...
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    Hehe, here we go again! I owned one and I still...

    Hehe, here we go again! I owned one and I still have to fire up google to find out if it's graphic or graphics. Yep, it's Vector Graphic Inc.

    Anyway, yes on the 16 hard sector thing. I almost...
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    Speaking of showing our age, I remember working...

    Speaking of showing our age, I remember working on an IBM-1130. We were looking at replacements for the 1130 and I looked at a Meta-4 computer. If I recall correctly, you microcoded the Meta-4 by...
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    Hmm, so I see now, trying to actually grab one of...

    Hmm, so I see now, trying to actually grab one of the txt files.
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    http://www.oldskool.org/guides/tvdog/tandy1000.htm...

    http://www.oldskool.org/guides/tvdog/tandy1000.html

    html site still working
  13. To clarify, there is NO Charge to post the...

    To clarify, there is NO Charge to post the listings on our auction site. He didn't mean just give em away.

    http://marketplace.vintage-computer.com/
  14. Thread: NEC 8201a

    by chuckcmagee
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    Vern Buerg's list.com Wow, list.com has to me...

    Vern Buerg's list.com

    Wow, list.com has to me my TOP all time favorite DOS utility program. Back around 1991-96, I must have executed that program well over 100 times. It was even easier to use...
  15. Thread: NEC 8201a

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    Another file viewer that I use about 4 times...

    Another file viewer that I use about 4 times every day is

    http://www.ngthomas.co.uk/wnbrowse.html

    WnBrowse is the best freeware file viewer I have ever run across. Displays the file in both...
  16. Thread: NEC 8201a

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    Assuming you have some version of Windows,...

    Assuming you have some version of Windows, Notepad or Wordpad will likely work. If it is a true "doc" format file, download the free "Windows Word viewer" and install it. Like it sounds, you can...
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    Yes, I wasn't seriously thinking of getting any...

    Yes, I wasn't seriously thinking of getting any SCO product. I was mainly just pointing out the current SCO license costs. They don't seem to have changed at all from, say, 4 years ago.
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    Huh? Is there a user license in there somewhere?...

    Huh? Is there a user license in there somewhere? I just did some looking around. If you want just the media, that is $30 to $100. Now, if you would like a license to go with that? That will be...
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    Ah, yep, it does mention what kind of keyboard,...

    Ah, yep, it does mention what kind of keyboard, Sun model 4 keyboards.
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    http://www.sol20.org/keyboard.html Read that...

    http://www.sol20.org/keyboard.html

    Read that over first. Erik found some old Sun keyboards and took them apart to grab the foam pads. When I was blowing thru some money I had, I purchased mine...
  21. Nope, the one I found of mine that has the...

    Nope, the one I found of mine that has the Solaris rom on it has all 15 connections intact, just as we all would expect. 15 others on the other side of the board too. Part number on the board is...
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    Not sure how much work is required to get the...

    Not sure how much work is required to get the replacement drive into the enclosure, etc. but a fair price for just the hardware part of it is in the $75 range. I routinely pay up to $30 for those...
  23. Thread: Pentium ii

    by chuckcmagee
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    It is a "baby at" style MB. Unfortunately, I...

    It is a "baby at" style MB. Unfortunately, I wasn't very successful at finding another one anywhere. I got mine on ebay several years ago and appears they are on the rare side. Not likely I would...
  24. Thread: Pentium ii

    by chuckcmagee
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    Hmm, doesn't make it clear if you would want to...

    Hmm, doesn't make it clear if you would want to buy another MB or not. I have a ASUS P2B-B motherboard that is very happy to run with a PIII 1.0Ghz Slot 1 processor. If you could find a P2B-B, it...
  25. Thread: Pentium ii

    by chuckcmagee
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    You got all that stuff right, Katmai processor,...

    You got all that stuff right, Katmai processor, 2.0v core voltage.
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