[Coco] Looking for MM/1
sleepy99 at bellatlantic.net
Sat Oct 25 21:08:00 EDT 2003
On Saturday, October 25, 2003, at 05:27 PM, KnudsenMJ at aol.com wrote:
> In a message dated 10/25/03 9:54:18 AM Eastern Daylight Time,
> sleepy99 at bellatlantic.net writes:
>> I remember now... Al Huffman and Terry Todd of Sub-Etha Software wrote
>> a GUI
>> for the MM/1 using kwindows. I got a copy from one of the Atlanta
>> in the 80's. It was neat.
>> AFAIK they sold it only though Sub-Etha....
> Do you recall how much they charged you for it?
I'm fuzzy on that Mike.. I think the fest price $50.00 at the time.
> I wonder if these are the guys (Allen and Terry were pretty
> well-known) who
> wrote a thing called K-Less, which is the "less/more" text viewer of
> souped up, and given a REALLY fine GUI. In fact, the GUI was overkill
> this simple utility, but showed off the icons and graphics. It looked
> as good
> as anything *can* look on a 640x400 color screen. (Not sure if they
> used the
> flickery 400-line vertical, or just the 200).
> I still have KLess on my MM/1, will try to remember to fire it up next
> time I
> boot that box. --Mike K.
This is the first I've heard of KLess. Sounds good thou...
John B ---
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