Hallo Didier, > It's not the case of the stupid PCs > What's the use of a PC ? install a compiler to write a emulation > for a commodore :) Don't blame the PC. Au contraire, be glad it can emulate the Commodore. I can now test my software on any machine of my choice without the burden to get it and needed drives out its shelter, set them up etc. Once I think the program has been finished, the ultimate test is running it on the real machine. And have you ever tried to assemble the complete ROM of a 1541 on your C64? The ASM file already is 223 KB (in my case), more then 1541 disk can hold! But I think I can pinpoint the problem. I'm a technician and years ago I used to drive VW Beetle. I could repair almost everything myself. Same with my Jawa and 1964 BMW motorcycle. Now I own a 1985 Moto Guzzi V50-Nato with electronic ignition. When that ignition brooke down, the only the thing I could do at the end was order a new set. Same with my car, all I can do with it is drive it and, if the technical gods are in a good mood, occasionally I may add a drup of oil and some water for my screenwipers. I have the same feeling with my PCs. But although I don't like it that I cannot control them completely, I can live with it. And although I have nostalgic feelings about my Beetle, I wonder if my family would have survived the 3000 KM long trip we made last summer through East Europe in it.... The only people that can be almost completely in control of their computer nowadays are the programmers of Linux and us, the CBM-Hackers! -- ___ / __|__ / / |_/ Groetjes, Ruud \ \__|_\ \___| URL: Ruud.C64.org De informatie in dit e-mailbericht is vertrouwelijk en uitsluitend bestemd voor de geadresseerde. Wanneer u dit bericht per abuis ontvangt, verzoeken wij u contact op te nemen met de afzender per kerende e-mail. Verder verzoeken wij u in dat geval dit e-mailbericht te vernietigen en de inhoud ervan aan niemand openbaar te maken. Wij aanvaarden geen aansprakelijkheid voor onjuiste, onvolledige dan wel ontijdige overbrenging van de inhoud van een verzonden e-mailbericht, noch voor daarbij overgebrachte virussen. APG Algemene Pensioen Groep NV is gevestigd te Heerlen en is ingeschreven in het handelsregister van de Kamer van Koophandel Limburg onder nummer 14099617 The information contained in this e-mail is confidential and may be privileged. It may be read, copied and used only by the intended recipient. If you have received it in error, please contact the sender immediately by return e-mail; please delete in this case the e-mail and do not disclose it's contents to any person. We don't accept liability for any errors, omissions, delays of receipt or viruses in the contents of this message which arise as a result of e-mail transmission. APG Algemene Pensioen Groep NV is registered in the trade register of the Chamber of Commerce Limburg, The Netherlands, registration number: 14099617 Message was sent through the cbm-hackers mailing listReceived on 2011-11-01 15:00:19
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