Some of you out there have likely read Tracy Kidder’s Pulitzer Prize-winning book The Soul of a New Machine, an inside look at the experiences of a group of Data General engineers in creating a new minicomputer back in the … Continue reading →
#todayInTheByteCellar I got Arkanoid 2 and SubLogic Jet running on the Tandy 1000. The former won’t do Tandy colors, presumably because only 256K. CGA ok tho (hit with the ugly stick). :-/ Latter has nice composite color. Also eBayed another box of DS/DD 3.5-inch floppy disks.
#todayInTheByteCellar I moved a few more programs from ‘net to Tandy 1000HX via the 486 on the LAN, discovering that much doesn’t run with just 256K of RAM. Sorting some parts I’m not using to Craigslist.
#todayInTheByteCellar I struggled with my PSX to get Tempest X3 loaded, but drive is near dead. Quake II loaded, so played a bit of that. Tried a few games on the Tandy that sadly need more than 256K to run. Played some Pilotwings 64 on the #N64. It’s snowing hard. Work closed.