Heater
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Re: What was your first computer?

Sun Aug 16, 2020 5:10 pm

That strikes me as very sad.

Like forgetting the name of ones first girl friend.
Memory in C++ is a leaky abstraction .

NostalgicPi
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Re: What was your first computer?

Sun Aug 16, 2020 6:08 pm

Commodore 128. I had already been using a family members 64 though, spent plenty of time online at local dial-up BBSes too, chatting with the SYSOPS...

dbrion06
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Re: What was your first computer?

Wed Aug 26, 2020 8:59 am

was a 128 bit RAM SCMP with a very unpleasant conductive rubber keybeard.
Managed to solder it and to somehow understand machine language. Never could program anything on it.

Peninsula_Pi
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Re: What was your first computer?

Sun Sep 27, 2020 7:54 am

Heater wrote:
Sun Aug 16, 2020 5:10 pm
That strikes me as very sad.

Like forgetting the name of ones first girl friend.
I can't remember the first one ...
Never thought about until now :(.

Maybe wasn't good enough to stay in my mind :D

W. H. Heydt
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Location: Vallejo, CA (US)

Re: What was your first computer?

Sun Sep 27, 2020 6:08 pm

Peninsula_Pi wrote:
Sun Sep 27, 2020 7:54 am
Heater wrote:
Sun Aug 16, 2020 5:10 pm
That strikes me as very sad.

Like forgetting the name of ones first girl friend.
I can't remember the first one ...
Never thought about until now :(.

Maybe wasn't good enough to stay in my mind :D
(Don't know if you'll see this...)

Really have to ask, which peninsula?

Peninsula_Pi
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Re: What was your first computer?

Mon Sep 28, 2020 7:20 am

W. H. Heydt wrote:
Sun Sep 27, 2020 6:08 pm
Peninsula_Pi wrote:
Sun Sep 27, 2020 7:54 am
Heater wrote:
Sun Aug 16, 2020 5:10 pm
That strikes me as very sad.

Like forgetting the name of ones first girl friend.
I can't remember the first one ...
Never thought about until now :(.

Maybe wasn't good enough to stay in my mind :D
(Don't know if you'll see this...)

Really have to ask, which peninsula?
Every peninsula you would like to visit.
They are the perfect "islands" since it feels like an island but you don't have to travel by ship (don't get me wrong I like ships :)!).

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