[Coco] archivers was Re: Glenside IDE
goosey at virgo.sdc.org
Sun Nov 11 06:19:06 EST 2007
>Date: Sat, 10 Nov 2007 19:45:39 +0000
>From: Manny <cocolist at invigorated.org>
>I was under the (wrong) assumption that older archivers were made with
>limited space in mind, so they would at least try and compress what was
>being thrown in to the archive to save some much needed space.
Heh. Space was limited, but CPU was even more limited. The good ol'
The one that confuses me is "The Compressor" under CoCo Disk
BASIC. It calls itself a compressor, but I've looked through the
files it creates and there's d*mn little (if any) compression going
>Ya got me, and I worked with them for years!
Not that I know anything about Macs...
Willard Goosey goosey at sdc.org
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