[Coco] Pre-CoCoFest Announcement: DwTerm - A RSDOS DriveWire 4 Terminal Program
t.fadden at cox.net
Thu Apr 19 18:28:31 EDT 2018
Correction! I did this with an rs232 pak. Getting old...... Same
stuff applies though.
On 4/19/2018 3:26 PM, Tim Fadden wrote:
> On 4/19/2018 2:32 PM, Allen Huffman wrote:
>> On Apr 14, 2018, at 2:14 PM, Michael R. Furman <n6il at ocs.net> wrote:
>>> DwTerm - https://github.com/n6il/DwTerm
>>> A RSDOS DriveWire 4 Terminal Program
>> Just heard this on CoCoTalk.
>> How hard do you think it would be to abstract those routines so we
>> could start patching things like Ultimaterm, Greg-E-Term, etc. to do
>> DW like this?
>> Also, it opens up the possibility of doing a DW enabled Remote
>> Terminal Driver so someone could run a BBS.
> Not quite a BBS, but I had my os9 system running over the web via DW
> using "Telnet BBS Server V1.4a. I offered it up to the list. Had a
> couple people log in to it. But all I got was negative feedback pretty
> much saying that I was wasting my time.... nobody interested. One
> person said why the hell would I do that when I can use my pc which
> is much faster, better, etc etc.
> Personally I think it's a good idea, and doable now without having to
> re-program anything. I guess half the fun is making it work. Good
> luck to you. If you get one going, I will log in. :-)
> Seems the list is good at dissing stuff, but not so good at
> encouragement. A bunch of grumpy old farts... he he :-)
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