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Re: [midatlanticretro] Re: Anyone have a bin or hex of the 8080 Apple ROM Monitor (not apple computer)

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  • Dave McGuire
    ... In the context of S-100 systems at least, the accepted term for what we d usually call a backplane is motherboard . Definitely an unusual departure
    Message 1 of 31 , Aug 24, 2012
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      On 08/22/2012 05:27 PM, Evan Koblentz wrote:
      >>> replace the motherboard with a nice spare I just acquired
      >
      > Is it accurate to call that a "motherboard"? Seeing as it only has slots, not chips, I'd call it backplane.

      In the context of S-100 systems at least, the accepted term for what
      we'd usually call a "backplane" is "motherboard". Definitely an unusual
      departure from the more standard terminology.

      -Dave

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      Dave McGuire, AK4HZ
      New Kensington, PA
    • Dave McGuire
      ... In the context of S-100 systems at least, the accepted term for what we d usually call a backplane is motherboard . Definitely an unusual departure
      Message 31 of 31 , Aug 24, 2012
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        On 08/22/2012 05:27 PM, Evan Koblentz wrote:
        >>> replace the motherboard with a nice spare I just acquired
        >
        > Is it accurate to call that a "motherboard"? Seeing as it only has slots, not chips, I'd call it backplane.

        In the context of S-100 systems at least, the accepted term for what
        we'd usually call a "backplane" is "motherboard". Definitely an unusual
        departure from the more standard terminology.

        -Dave

        --
        Dave McGuire, AK4HZ
        New Kensington, PA
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