6502 versus Z80
cos at indeterminate.net
Mon Sep 18 22:10:40 BST 2006
On Mon, 18 Sep 2006, Andy Armstrong wrote:
> Ah yes - that's been discussed quite a bit recently on FoRK. I keep
> meaning to track down an old Apple ][ - but I don't know what I'd
> actually do with it and it's not as if they do anything you can't do
> better with a PIC chip these days. I'm definitely more and more prone
> to nostalgia though - just re-read The Soul of a New Machine and, if
> anything, enjoyed it more this time round.
I'm in a similar situation. I have a C64 and, somewhere, the cabling to
hook it to my DVD player (which goes via S-video to a monitor). Once that
is connected I will, um, relive the glory days of BASIC? Right.
You're the 3rd person to mention The Soul of a New Machine. Must get a
copy of that for the nightstand.
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