[vcf-midatlantic] VCF East 2021: The World of IBM

Neil Cherry ncherry at linuxha.com
Fri Aug 27 12:44:24 UTC 2021


On 8/27/21 7:57 AM, Jeff Salzman via vcf-midatlantic wrote:
> "3. Products that run x86 code, but aren't natively x86 - either
> through hardware or software (so, for example, an '030 Mac IIcx
> running SoftPC - which we don't currently have). We call this x86 on
> !x86 (read as x86 on not x86)"
> 
> That could also include the Commodore Amiga running PC-Task. I did a lot of
> my WordPerfect for DOS activity on that emulation platform.

Slightly off topic but I recall running a 386 laptop with DOS Box, running
CP/M so I could run the Hercules Mainframe Emulator for my Assembly Language
class.

Back on subject, I ran the DOS emulator on my Atari ST to run DOS programs.
That's more inline with what you are thinking of. :-)

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