Reply to post: The Archimedes was a brilliant machine.

Roughly 30 years after its birth at UK's Acorn Computers, RISC OS 5 is going open source

Alan Bourke

The Archimedes was a brilliant machine.

Way ahed of its time. I wrote a music tracker on it that worked with four tracks of samples, in BASIC. Try doing that on a Miggy or ST.

POST COMMENT House rules

Not a member of The Register? Create a new account here.

  • Enter your comment

  • Add an icon

Anonymous cowards cannot choose their icon

Biting the hand that feeds IT © 1998–2019