The Future End of Classic Computing

From: Sellam Ismail <>
Date: Fri Mar 29 06:49:42 2002

On Fri, 29 Mar 2002, Douglas H. Quebbeman wrote:

> The End of Classic Computing, and in fact, the end
> of Computing as a hobby for almost all of us, is on
> the table in the U.S. Congress in the form of The
> Consumer Broadband and Digital Television Promotion
> Act (CBDTPA). This insidious bill would strike at
> the very heart of this community, the software that
> keeps our ClassicComputers running, unless we or
> someone incorporates anti-pirating measures.

Ah hell. This is a dead fish. It stinks really bad but it'll eventually
just go away. I wouldn't worry about it.

Sellam Ismail Vintage Computer Festival
International Man of Intrigue and Danger

 * Old computing resources for business and academia at *
Received on Fri Mar 29 2002 - 06:49:42 GMT

This archive was generated by hypermail 2.3.0 : Fri Oct 10 2014 - 23:35:14 BST