COSMAC VIP documentation (was Re: Need help finding old IBM PC game)

From: Sellam Ismail <>
Date: Mon Aug 19 18:21:00 2002

On Mon, 19 Aug 2002, Ethan Dicks wrote:

> Somewhere, I have a cassette of CHIP-8 and most of the CHIP-8 games
> from the VIP manuals - I typed it all in and saved it to tape myself.
> One of my ultra-low priority projects is to locate the tape, slurp
> it into a modern machine and cut MP3s of the programs and see if I
> can use my Rio PMP300 (or portable CDDA/MP3 player) as a load device.

MP3 won't work. I've tried it. Also, I've been told it won't by people
who know better than me that it is too lossy.

Use a straight WAV file recording instead.

Sellam Ismail Vintage Computer Festival
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