[Coco] Window Master & "Super Basic"
robert.gault at worldnet.att.net
Fri May 13 17:56:16 EDT 2005
"Window Master" by Bill Vergona and marketed through Cer-Comp LTD is an
enhanced Basic for a 512K Coco3. It gives you amongst other things a RAM
disk, event trapping using the Coco3 GIME interrupts, and up to 31
In short it creates a "point and click" environment familiar to those
with the OS-9 MultiView or more modern PC equivalents.
Roger Merchberger wrote:
> Rumor has it that John Hogerhuis may have mentioned these words:
>> As to an actual GUI, not enough room. With more room, I think this
>> territory is mapped out with Coco Windows and Window Master.
> Is "Window Master" the application that I remember seeing advertised in
> all the Hot CoCos & Rainbows of the era, that would give you access to
> "MegaMemory" in Basic? As in, able to utilize all 512K if you had it for
> huge arrays & whatnot?
> I remember drooling over that back in the day (even tho by then I was a
> majorbigtime OS-9 geek) and I always thought that if RS-DOS had a chance
> of "Growing" it would be because of that.
> Anyone know if there's any chance at all of purchasing this software?
> Roger "Merch" Merchberger
> Roger "Merch" Merchberger -- SysAdmin, Iceberg Computers
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