IBM 5150 Restoration - Really Complete Now
- I have installed the monochrome card into the IBM PC, and the IBM 64KB
memory card that originally came with it, bringing the system up to a
Here is the thread from my web site, if you wish to view pictures at
various stage of the process concluding with the newest pictures from today
depicting a green screen 128K boot.
Note - I don't have a copy of the original CP/M 86; anyone ever even seen
one for the IBM PC? The closest I have to an IBM format CP/M 86 is a "Move
It" software disk I plan to use to copy files from the IBM PC to the CBM
B-128 or CBM 8032 using an 8050 drive and a CBM parallel printer
cable. But that's a whole other project. First I have to make a CP/M 86
boot disk...I have utilities to make a copy and will do so soon. Will send
updates when I have the chance.