[Coco] [Color Computer] Re: Hello All

Roger Taylor rtaylor at bayou.com
Wed May 26 22:50:39 EDT 2004

At 12:12 PM 5/26/2004, you wrote:
> >  I find it.... well .... wierd that there doesn't even barely seem
>to be an online COCO community yet people still have COCO fests.

There's lots of CoCo users out there who aren't active on any mailing list 
or forum, and some have never been part of any online community.

 >  Maybe I don't read the correct "lists" or forums. I check here on
>yahoo or Delphi about daily to find.... nothing. I think you can
>count the number of active people in these forums on a single hand.
> >
> >  There doesn't seem to be any real software dealers. No one from
>the old software companies like Sundog or Diecom are active with the
>COCO at all. These floppys are 15+ years old and when they go bad we
>are SOL.

Save your floppies now by copying them into another kind of computer :) as 
the .dsk format.

>You can subscribe to it as a mail list or read it as a newsgroup if
>you don't already. There's probably some heartburn out there over
>some a$$hole spamming bit.listserv.coco literally to death and some
>folks just refuse to give up the ghost and join the new list or the
>yahoo lists... that's their loss as well as ours.

The Yahoo lists have the side effect of attaching graphics ads to each 
e-mail you receive.

Roger Taylor

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