[vcf-midatlantic] Mac OS 7.1 Terminal Emulator & BBS software

Joseph Oprysko joprysko1 at gmail.com
Mon Mar 5 07:12:15 EST 2018


Yeah, but there’s gotta be something I can do. I don’t have a SCSI2SD. And
since I can’t use the floppyemu as a hard drive on the SE/30 (works as a
floppy drive), I need to think of something.

On Mon, Mar 5, 2018 at 7:08 AM Dean Notarnicola <dnotarnicola at gmail.com>
wrote:

> Ticking time bomb. Very soon, I'll be backing up the HD to a SCSI2SD to
> protect against the inevitable.
>
> On Mon, Mar 5, 2018 at 7:06 AM Joseph Oprysko via vcf-midatlantic <
> vcf-midatlantic at lists.vintagecomputerfederation.org> wrote:
>
>> Oh, my mistake, it’s not 1.5 mb, it’s 8mb. But my hard drive sounds very
>> gummy. Where it’ll slow down and stop spinning occasionally.
>>
>> I haven’t opened it up to see which model hard drive to see if there’s
>> something I can do to clean up the spindle motor/bearings
>>
>> On Sun, Mar 4, 2018 at 3:20 PM Ben Greenfield via vcf-midatlantic <
>> vcf-midatlantic at lists.vintagecomputerfederation.org> wrote:
>>
>> >
>> >
>> > > On Mar 4, 2018, at 2:29 PM, Dean Notarnicola via vcf-midatlantic <
>> > vcf-midatlantic at lists.vintagecomputerfederation.org> wrote:
>> > >
>> > > I've got 128MB (unofficial maximum) installed in mine. Makes a big
>> > > difference.
>> >
>> >
>> > Wow! I have got to try that,
>> >
>> >
>> >
>> > >
>> > > On Sun, Mar 4, 2018 at 1:42 PM Herb Johnson via vcf-midatlantic <
>> > > vcf-midatlantic at lists.vintagecomputerfederation.org> wrote:
>> > >
>> > >>> on my SE/30,... (running 7.1) as I only have 1.5mb of Ram.
>> > >>
>> > >> What? An SE/30 has eight 30-pin SIMM slots. Get some 4MB SIMM's! Fill
>> > >> that puppy *up*! - Herb
>> > >>
>> > >> --
>> > >> Herbert R. Johnson, New Jersey in the USA
>> > >> http://www.retrotechnology.com OR .net
>> > >>
>> >
>> > --
>> Normal Person: Hey, it seems that you know a lot.
>> Geek: To be honest, it's due to all the surfing I do.
>> Normal Person: So you go surfing?
>> Normal Person: But I don't think that has anything to do with knowing a
>> lot...
>> Geek: I think that's wrong on a fundamental level.
>> Normal Person: Huh? Huh? What?
>>
> --
Normal Person: Hey, it seems that you know a lot.
Geek: To be honest, it's due to all the surfing I do.
Normal Person: So you go surfing?
Normal Person: But I don't think that has anything to do with knowing a
lot...
Geek: I think that's wrong on a fundamental level.
Normal Person: Huh? Huh? What?



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