[vcf-midatlantic] A 1986 bulletin board system has brought the old Web back to life in 2017
telmnstr at 757.org
Mon Apr 10 11:11:40 EDT 2017
> Duh.. we all know a 'real' bbs is a PC based board, preferably Wildcat,
> USR 14.4 multi-line, and with tons of warez! All the 8-bit weenies with
> their slow 2400s can suck it! Real boards don't allow C=, Atari, or
> Trash-80 losers!
> If you can't play TradeWars2002, it's not worth dialing in!
Eww Wildcat! How do you know it's a shareware board? Wildcat :-)
Telegard... those were the days (Except the single line limitation.)
Actually, AFTER my years doing the BBS thing I have to say eSoft TBBS was
the most impressive thing for me looking back. 64 14.4k lines on a single
486SX !! Since it handled the task switching internally, and I think they
used buffered Digiboards. Pretty cool.
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