Re: Switching to Linux and C

From: Ethan Dicks <>
Date: Wed, 23 Aug 2017 12:32:33 -0400
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On Wed, Aug 23, 2017 at 3:20 AM, Baltissen, GJPAA (Ruud)
<> wrote:
> Hallo Ethan,

Hello, Ruud,

>> Session with my D9090
>> $ cbmctrl reset
>> $ cbmctrl status 12
>> ...
> So far I haven't been able to use my ZoomFloppy to access any IEEE device under Windows 7 or XP. I acquired two PCs, a P4-3 GHz - 2 GB RAM and a dual-core - 4 GB RAM, that I want to use with Linux. I want to ask you what kind of Linux you use.

I happen to be using Linux Mint, which is Ubuntu underneath but
without Unity on top.  As mentioned elsewhere, there are a number of
possible similar flavors, xubuntu is also popular.

> Of course I want to be able to run VICE on it. One thing I want to be able to do is to compile VICE one day. So the question: on what LINUX version does VICE compile and run best?

I don't know if there is a "best".  I think it runs on all of them fine.


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