Mastodon running (somewhat indirectly) on my TRS-80 model 4 via Tootstream.
TRS 80 The computer on which I learn Basic and assembler
@paradroyd this is ridiculous and i absolutely love it
@paradroyd Ah the Trash 80! My childhood!!
Ha, i had my first developer job at the end of the 80's on such a device.
Developed a Database application for pigeon races on Dbase.
Long. long time ago when i was joung and good loocking 😂
@UffTaTa I found this one in a shop here for $35. It was fully working. I added a M3SE to it, which gave it Ethernet with a full tcp/ip stack, a hard drive emulator, a VGA port and a joystick port. It's quite usable for BBSing and other random things now.
I like what you do.
In the 80's, when i used such Computers, ethernet was something like SciFi. We exchanged data with a 50m serial cable. And then tried to convert the data to something usefull.
I remember the work converting data from a 70s graphical computer (with Mikroscop, TV-Kamera and lightpen-monitor to MSDOS-defaults.
"I appreciate SDF but it's a general-purpose server and the name doesn't make it obvious that it's about art." - Eugen Rochko