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Getting started with the IBM PC and XT

David Arnold

Getting started with the IBM PC and XT

by David Arnold

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Published by Unwin Paperbacks in London .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • IBM Personal Computer.

  • Edition Notes

    Other titlesPC world.
    StatementDavid Arnold and the editors of PC World ; adapted and updated for the UK by Chris Moller.
    SeriesPC world books -- 1
    ContributionsMoller, Chris.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsQA76.8.I2594
    The Physical Object
    Paginationvii,183p. :
    Number of Pages183
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL20943045M
    ISBN 100040010031
    OCLC/WorldCa12504405

    Additional Physical Format: Online version: White, Howard. Data file handling for the IBM PC and XT. New York, N.Y.: Brady Communications Co., © Granted, there are much easier ways to do the things talked about in this book than assembly language programs, but you get a very good lesson on the inner workings of your computer to boot. Things have not changed so much over the years that basic computer architecture is not the same and therefore some of the information is still s: 3.

      If you are looking for an early PC-compatible "8-bit system", the IBM PC and the IBM PC/XT are good choices. They sold well, are built to last and "just work". But while you may want to get one of each, if money or space is tight, I would suggest trying to find an IBM PC/XT over the IBM PC. IBM Personal Computer XT. This Personal Computer XT (eXTended) came equipped from IBM with lots of good stuff, including k RAM on the motherboard, plus a k RAM expansion card (with "flipchip" IBM 64k x 8 chips), an asynchronous communications port, one " full height IBM k floppy drive, a 10m IBM (Seagate ST)) hard drive.

      The true IBM-PC/xt would not run a GNU/Linux. If the unit is a PC-AT or above class with at least a class processor/above then the OP could use early version of Slackware (at least ) but would still need to compile a kernel and hopefully can find drivers for the hardware. Assembly Language Primer For the IBM Pc And Xt (Pl. The leg height adjuster on the left of the image has sheared off, though the leg can be adjusted from the base. lo-tech tandy 3 voice sound card isa 8-bit lo-tech ibm pc xt rare free postage provides tandy 3 voice sound with various games and software. Really good condition. ibm pc xt.


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