I wonder what the tod clock on the c64 goes up to..... (or $ti) On Tuesday, February 5, 2013, Ethan Dicks <email@example.com> wrote: > On Mon, Feb 4, 2013 at 7:23 PM, Zoran Davidovac > <firstname.lastname@example.org> wrote: >> could it be visible solar system ? > > No. This was a very short BASIC program that was, essentially, a > smart-assed joke. > > You "travelled" to another star at some fixed speed, could have been > 1c, could have been much slower. The gag is that without warp > drive, are you going to sit there, watching your computer tick down > the entire distance in real time? I wanted to find it to see if the code > even _does_ have an "arrival" routine (vs just a nearly-never- > ending countdown timer scaled in years). > > -ethan > > Message was sent through the cbm-hackers mailing list > Message was sent through the cbm-hackers mailing listReceived on 2013-02-06 00:00:04
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