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by djouniot
Sun Apr 28, 2019 8:20 am
Forum: General QL Chat
Topic: What makes the OS for QL any better, different, unique ?
Replies: 24
Views: 1412

Re: What makes the OS for QL any better, different, unique ?

Hello I had this discuss with some contact of Tony in the 90. Tno Teby disliked the Semaphore approach, and sligthly rejected some approach of the Linux kernel. In fact, his approach in SMS/QE was to use the TAS instruction., to inmplement a exculsion zone. In OS theory, this is a Mutex. The differe...
by djouniot
Sun Dec 16, 2018 8:48 pm
Forum: Hardware
Topic: Q68 Order Process
Replies: 120
Views: 17633

Re: Q68 Order Process

Hello

Equally thanks to Derek. I receive my Q68 and it work fine (even if i have not a lot of time to play with it those days)

Best regards
Dominique
by djouniot
Sun Sep 23, 2018 2:10 pm
Forum: The Welcome Area
Topic: Hello From France
Replies: 10
Views: 1288

Re: Hello From France

Hello, I went to my country house, and mde some "archeology". The QL (in is state) seems not to degraded. but i ma not immedialty able to restart it. I have no monitor to accept the video (antena or monitor!). First question, I am pretty sure that this point has been evoced on this forum :...
by djouniot
Sun Sep 23, 2018 1:32 pm
Forum: Hardware
Topic: QL wont work
Replies: 15
Views: 1534

Re: QL wont work

Hello, If you don't want to create more destruction (and perhaps redestroy the regulator). The best solution is to have a regulated alimentation (laboratory). You can fix teh voltage and the intensity. The regulated alimentation prevent the over intenisity consumption (cut or regul). then this avoid...
by djouniot
Fri Sep 07, 2018 4:18 pm
Forum: The Welcome Area
Topic: Hello From France
Replies: 10
Views: 1288

Re: Hello From France

Hi Steve ,

I know very well QPC2. I use the MAC version. I tried some other, but This one in last version is well.
I use to C68.
Emulators are good product to keep in contact, but i don't find again the feeling of my original one.

Best regards
Dominique
by djouniot
Fri Sep 07, 2018 7:02 am
Forum: The Welcome Area
Topic: Hello From France
Replies: 10
Views: 1288

Re: Hello From France

Hello Norman, Steve, About Microdrive, I will take a look and attention to your remark. Hope They are not too damaged. The only problem, the country house is not so well "protected" (by exemple in winter, temperature can decrease a bit). I don't know the state of all that. I am preatty sur...
by djouniot
Thu Sep 06, 2018 10:06 pm
Forum: The Welcome Area
Topic: Hello From France
Replies: 10
Views: 1288

Re: Hello From France

Hello Rich, I have the version with the rom catridge. this version needs a specifi keyboard (APL). I had to stick paper on my classic keyboard. When i go to the country house, I will check the softwares, documents and try to scan what is possible. I'll try my microdrive and floppy disk too. Best reg...
by djouniot
Wed Sep 05, 2018 8:17 pm
Forum: The Welcome Area
Topic: Hello From France
Replies: 10
Views: 1288

Hello From France

Hello, I am a new member (really interested by the Q68 card ;). I am an ealry user of the QL. I go directlyin england buy my QL from France directly in 84 (19 year old at this moment). That was not so easy as today !! Theorically, it is always functional. I have modified it with a real keyboard (kit...
by djouniot
Wed Sep 05, 2018 7:45 pm
Forum: Hardware
Topic: Q68 Order Process
Replies: 120
Views: 17633

Re: Q68 Order Process

Hi Dereck

Did you need my personal mail to communicate the order form ? Is it possible to you to take this information in the forum ?

Best regards
Dominique
by djouniot
Tue Sep 04, 2018 9:48 pm
Forum: Hardware
Topic: Q68 Order Process
Replies: 120
Views: 17633

Re: Q68 Order Process

Hello Dereck

I am a new member of this forum (and an old user of the QL, form early stage). It is possible to order your Q68 card.

Best regards
Dominique