[vcf-midatlantic] Do milestones mean less as you have more of them?

Evan Koblentz evan at vcfed.org
Sun Feb 24 21:10:25 EST 2019


>> Good to hear your getting more comfortable with it.  Hearing about the machines
being used is the reward for spending time fixing them.

I appreciate your patience with teaching me and with waiting for me to have
the time/ambition to try it. I felt bad telling you "not yet" so many times.

On Sun, Feb 24, 2019, 9:24 AM David Gesswein via vcf-midatlantic <
vcf-midatlantic at lists.vcfed.org> wrote:

> On Sat, Feb 23, 2019 at 09:56:32PM -0500, Evan Koblentz via
> vcf-midatlantic wrote:
> > Today I did PDP-8 chase-the-lights from the front panel "all by
> > myself" ... last time Jeff B. and I helped each other. Feels good to
> > use that intimidating front panel and have it work the first time
> > without anyone watching over my shoulder for mistakes.
> >
> Good to hear your getting more comfortable with it.  Hearing about the
> machines being used is the reward for spending time fixing them.
>
> > Next time (Wednesday): paper tape! Going to try to load some
> > programs by following DG's instructions.
> >
> Hope it goes well.
>


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