80-Bus News

  

July–August 1983, Volume 2, Issue 4











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July – August 1983

80-BUS NEWS

Volume 2. Issue 4.

CONTENTS

Page 3Letters to the Editor
Re. Compas, MBASIC, Dodos & Subs.
Page 5Colour Your Computer
A comparative review of the Climax, Pluto & Nascom AVC boards
Page 17Doctor Dark’s Diary – 17
Suggestions for some new boards
Page 20SYS – an Obituary
Page 2180-BUS Port Map – Part 2
Page 23NASCOM BASIC Disassembled
The Epic continued
Page 35RAM-DISKS
A description of their use and a review of Gemini’s GM833 board
Page 41Book Notes – we no longer call them reviews
Page 46Databases – more on this topic
Page 49Aunt Alice’s Agony Column
A look at the IMP, Interrupts, Printer Interfaces & CP/M Blocking/​Deblocking
Page 52User Club
Page 53Lawrence gets into video
Page 54Private Sales
Pages 54,55Advertisements

All material copyright (c) 1983 by Interface Data Ltd. No part of this issue may be reproduced in any form without the prior consent in writing of the publisher except short excerpts quoted for the purposes of review and duly credited. The publishers do not necessarily agree with the views expressed by contributors, and assume no responsibility for errors in reproduction or interpretation in the subject matter of this magazine or from any results arising therefrom. The Editor welcomes articles and listings submitted for publication. Material is accepted on an all rights basis unless otherwise agreed. Published by Interface Data Ltd and printed by Excelsior Photoprinting Ltd., High Wycombe.

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Editor : Paul GreenhalghAssociate Editor : David Hunt

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