30289Re: [midatlanticretro] More info on the latest TV prop deal -- show identified!
- Apr 24 5:38 AMOn 04/24/2013 08:15 AM, Wesley Furr wrote:
> "As a note, the series' unusual name is derived from a term for a computingKids! ;-) (if the above is sarcasm, my apologies).
> code specifically designed to destroy a machine's CPU."
> Really? Never heard of such a thing! That alone doesn't bode well in my
> mind... Unless of course there actually was at some point in history a
> machine that could be physically damaged by code alone...in which case, I
> sit corrected.
> But...they still have my attention! Will be interesting to see how it
It's a native op code on the Moto 6800/6809. It simply exercises the address
bus (as I recall).
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