Article on data rot on CD's

From: Jim Battle <>
Date: Sun Aug 1 13:54:52 2004

Vintage Computer Festival wrote:

> On Sun, 1 Aug 2004, Tom Hudson wrote:
> I got a fairly complete Compucolor a couple years back but it smoked upon
> being powered up. I'll have to get to fixing it someday.
> I'd really like to bid on the software up for auction so if someone wants
> it worse than me, please let me know.

I'm the current bidder on those items. I plan on recovering the data
for use with the yet-to-be-written emulator, but if you want them, bid
on them, and eventually I'll find somebody else who can supply the disk
images. Beware that I'm willing to bid much higher than the current price!
Received on Sun Aug 01 2004 - 13:54:52 BST

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