Many thanks for an excellent mag-, but where oh where have Lawrence
and friends got to? Not defected I hope.
C.G. Richards, Wimborne, Dorset.
NASBUG TO NAS-SYS
I have bought several programs from the INMC80 library for my minimum
Nascom 1 with Nas-Sys, but not all the Nasbug programs are available for
Nas-Sys. So I decided to modify those that weren’t available. The first was
Life by J Haigh and this is how it goes:
1. Load the program from 0C80 instead of 0C50. It still fits easily into the
2. Apply the following patches (shown as address, old contents, new contents)
3) Now save it! The result is well worth the effort – a very interesting
Two of the patches were applied because of (non-serious) errors in the
1) Centre of screen (ff)
2) Population count (m)
Spurred on by my success, I started on Robots, but my cassette recorder failed
me and work stopped. I hope to report success eventually.
W.H. Turner, New Malden