[vcf-midatlantic] Is there anyway to caps lock an ADM3a?

William Dudley wfdudley at gmail.com
Tue Feb 13 09:45:50 EST 2018


WHY WOULD YOU WANT CAPS LOCK, ANYWAY?

just curious.

Bill Dudley


This email is free of malware because I run Linux.

On Tue, Feb 13, 2018 at 9:37 AM, corey cohen via vcf-midatlantic <
vcf-midatlantic at lists.vintagecomputerfederation.org> wrote:

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> > On Feb 13, 2018, at 8:07 AM, Dean Notarnicola <dnotarnicola at gmail.com>
> wrote:
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> >  Someone with more experience in this than me may have a better answer,
> but as far as I can see it’s modifying the termcap entries on the different
> systems you’re connecting to.
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> >> On Tue, Feb 13, 2018 at 7:49 AM corey cohen <coreyvcf at gmail.com> wrote:
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> >>> On Feb 13, 2018, at 7:02 AM, Dean Notarnicola <dnotarnicola at gmail.com>
> wrote:
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> >>> I know you did your own research, but as far as I can see, most seemed
> to remap caps lock to escape, then instead use ctrl-[ to send esc to the
> computer.
> >>>
> >>> Dean
> >>>
> >>>> On Tue, Feb 13, 2018 at 5:40 AM corey cohen via vcf-midatlantic <
> vcf-midatlantic at lists.vintagecomputerfederation.org> wrote:
> >>>> I know on the adm5 there is an actual caps lock key.
> >>>>
> >>>> On the 3a, I can’t seem to find it in the manuals other than setting
> the dip switch to upper case.  Which is not practical.
> >>>>
> >>>> Thanks,
> >>>> Corey
> >>>>
> >>>> corey cohen
> >>>> uǝɥoɔ ʎǝɹoɔ
> >>
> >> How do they remap?  Rewire or is there a dip switch setting I’m not
> understanding?
> >> Thanks,
> >> Corey
>
> Don’t think that will work on a 1975 ALTAIR, guess that’s what people are
> doing who hook up to a Linux box or raspberryPi.



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