[vcf-midatlantic] Compaq Portable 386 BASIC manual?
ragooman at gmail.com
Sat Feb 17 23:28:13 EST 2018
On Sat, Feb 17, 2018 at 11:19 PM, Evan Koblentz via vcf-midatlantic <
vcf-midatlantic at lists.vintagecomputerfederation.org> wrote:
> (Machine is better known as the
> Compaq Portable III.)
> Can someone point me to a PDF of the Compaq Portable BASIC manual? (I
>> believe it's IBM Advanced BASIC version 3.3, but I'd like to see the Compaq
just thinking out loud here,
since that Compaq portable is from 1987
and GW-Basic is from 1983, it superseded BASICA which was originally
intended for IBM PC's
and GW-Basic was intended for non-IBM compatibles such as Compaq
I'd go with GW-BASIC
Compaq Portable III says it has a 286 not a 386
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