On Wed, Apr 29, 2009 at 10:01:08AM +0200, Anders Carlsson wrote: > Heh. I read that Philips and MCA released the first Laserdiscs to > customers in 1978. Imagine if Commodore would have jumped on that ship > and made a PET LD player. I don't know for what though, as I believe > those discs mostly are used for audiovisusal content, not so much program > data. They could have encoded digital data like in tape drives. Actually, I remember reading about devices that let you use video tape for data storage, on a PC or Amiga, I think. And there was at least one CD filled with C64 tape games in the late 1980s. Marko Message was sent through the cbm-hackers mailing listReceived on 2009-04-29 11:34:10
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