Archived posting to the Leica Users Group, 2007/03/20

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Subject: [Leica] First computer
From: marcsmall at (Marc James Small)
Date: Tue Mar 20 08:09:51 2007
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At 02:16 AM 3/20/2007, Adam Bridge wrote:
 >TRS-80's were ROM based, Marc. They had a BASIC in ROM. Their mass
 >storage was to cassette. There was a 2nd generation (and beyond) that
 >had a DOS but I don't remember what it was. I don't think it was CP/M.

Thanks, Adam.

The "laptop" that Radio Shack marketed in the 
early 1980's was a CP/M machine.  I went from a 
Sinclair to a Commodore 64 to one of those 
laptops (model number forgotten) to my first PC.

Cha robh b?s fir gun ghr?s fir!

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