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Re: 8K Basic Running?

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  • prwisc
    I believe some 4K version requires the A11 switch to be up, but the other versions require all sense switches down. Pete ... real ... me. ... toggle ... and
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      I believe some 4K version requires the A11 switch to be up, but the
      other versions require all sense switches down.
      Pete

      --- In altaircomputerclub@yahoogroups.com, "john_crane_59"
      <john_crane_59@...> wrote:
      >
      > Anyone run 8K Basic from the binary file on the SIMH site with a
      real
      > Altair?
      >
      > 8kbas.bin
      >
      > Maybe I'm doing something wrong, but the 4K Basic worked fine for
      me.
      > The 8K just locks up the machine. I'm assuming, of course, the
      toggle
      > switches are set the same for the various I/O cards between the 4K
      and
      > 8K versions. The docs I have seem to suggest that. But you never
      > know...
      >
      > I haven't tried the 8K tape loader yet. That's my next step, if
      the
      > binary becomes a lost cause. I'm just zapping in the binaries
      with
      > Xmodem.
      >
      > -J
      >
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