[vcf-midatlantic] Jason Scott is making a renewed push to image Apple ][ software...

Jonathan Gevaryahu jgevaryahu at gmail.com
Tue Mar 21 23:20:58 EDT 2017


I've got two boxes of stuff i need to inventory and ship him already...

On 3/21/2017 5:51 PM, Mark Whittington via vcf-midatlantic wrote:
> Jason (of archive.org and textfiles.com fame) is renewing efforts to track
> down and image as much of the existing original Apple ][ software as
> possible.
>
> More info here, summary below -- http://ascii.textfiles.com/archives/5180
>
> In short, a lot of the software that's been archived so far was sourced
> from cracked versions that were often modified greatly from the original
> releases.  There's now a team of very skilled folks who want to be sure
> that the pristine versions of these programs are archived and that
> so-called "silent crack" versions are available for future generations to
> enjoy.  In this context, a "silent crack" is one that removes the copy
> protection and nothing more, and without adding crack screens or
> attributions.
>
> They're getting to the end of the collections that they already have and
> are putting out the call for more from people who may have collections
> sitting around gathering dust in boxes.
>
>
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