[vcf-midatlantic] A 1986 bulletin board system has brought the old Web back to life in 2017

Evan Koblentz evan at vcfed.org
Sun Apr 9 02:46:02 EDT 2017


> I would ask what we all consider a "real" bbs, then, as the user is
> running the system on a real Apple II, as far as I can tell.  The only
> thing differing is the choice of modem (virtual versus real POTS)

It's just that I have heard of many systems called BBS(s) which don't go 
all the way. Maybe I should not have been so hard on the guy ... it's 
like when you read about someone doing Twitter from an 8-bit machine but 
all they are really doing is passing serial via a PC. Ya know?



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