[vcf-midatlantic] Atari exhibit(s) at VCF East

Dean Notarnicola dnotarnicola at gmail.com
Tue Feb 19 20:35:32 EST 2019


The Amigas from the Commodore exhibit would have been capable of doing so,
but I don't remember any.
The Atari 16/32 bit machines can be made to emulate the Atari 8-bit line,
Commodore 64, Mac Plus, IBM PC and others.


On Tue, Feb 19, 2019 at 8:25 PM Evan Koblentz <evan at vcfed.org> wrote:

> >> One of the Atari's can be running Unix as well (TT030).
>
> Funny!
>
> Did any of the teams from two years ago (Apple, Commodore, Tandy) run
> their systems with emulators of the competition?
>
> On Tue, Feb 19, 2019, 8:17 PM Dean Notarnicola <dnotarnicola at gmail.com>
> wrote:
>
>> That's a great idea. One of the Atari's can be running Unix as well
>> (TT030).
>>
>> On Tue, Feb 19, 2019 at 8:13 PM Evan Koblentz via vcf-midatlantic <
>> vcf-midatlantic at lists.vcfed.org> wrote:
>>
>>> Since there will be a huge UNIX exhibit anniversary exhibit, there
>>> should also be a huge Atari computer anniversary exhibit. Pete opened
>>> the door by registering his Atari exhibit just now:
>>>
>>>
>>> http://vcfed.org/wp/festivals/vintage-computer-festival-east/vcf-east-exhibits/
>>>
>>> I encourage all Atari exhibitors to work with Pete and to perhaps make
>>> your own off-list discussion method for coordination.
>>>
>>> It would be fun if, in one of the exhibit rooms, we have a whole long
>>> row of Atari facing a whole long row of UNIX systems.
>>>
>>>


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