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by helpful
Sat Nov 18, 2017 5:28 am
Forum: upcoming and recent events & exhibitions
Topic: Hard problems @ ROUGOL / Mon 20th Nov 2017
Replies: 2
Views: 75

Hard problems @ ROUGOL / Mon 20th Nov 2017

The next meeting of the RISC OS User Group Of London will be: Hard problems, and why they're important, presented by Dr Colin Wright Monday 20th November, 7.45pm The Blue Eyed Maid , upstairs in the restaurant 173 Borough High Street, SE1 1HR Colin Wright has visited ROUGOL twice before to talk abou...
by helpful
Fri Nov 17, 2017 3:16 am
Forum: software
Topic: Impression Publisher
Replies: 10
Views: 291

Re: Impression Publisher

You might find PrintPDF useful - http://www.stevefryatt.org.uk/software/printpdf/

Even if you don't need to produce PDF the instructions with it on how to setup Postscript printer drivers will be useful.

Bryan.
by helpful
Fri Oct 27, 2017 2:26 am
Forum: upcoming and recent events & exhibitions
Topic: London Show / Saturday 28th October 2017
Replies: 26
Views: 1257

Re: London Show / Saturday 28th October 2017

The London Show is very nearly here! :D
by helpful
Thu Oct 26, 2017 1:05 pm
Forum: introduce yourself
Topic: Good morning from Sussex
Replies: 13
Views: 296

Re: Good morning from Sussex

Welcome!

You could pick up some advice and extra goodies for your Beeb at the London show this Saturday.

http://www.stardot.org.uk/forums/viewto ... 25&t=13724

Hope to see you there :D

Bryan.
by helpful
Mon Oct 23, 2017 12:24 am
Forum: general
Topic: Today i bought a pi 2 and then ?
Replies: 3
Views: 162

Re: Today i bought a pi 2 and then ?

duikkie wrote:now what?

Put RISC OS Pico on it, pretend you've got a super fast Beeb :-)
by helpful
Mon Oct 23, 2017 12:14 am
Forum: general
Topic: Remarkable videos recently posted on Youtube
Replies: 130
Views: 10092

Re: Remarkable videos recently posted on Youtube

Meet the ARM1 ! http://www.theregister.co.uk/2015/11/28/arm1_visualized/ Is that Chris Williams as in "our" Chris Williams of Drobe fame? Yes. I always thought his level of sarcasm would be a perfect fit for The Register. He now lives in San Francisco and is their US editor - https://twit...
by helpful
Sun Oct 22, 2017 1:54 am
Forum: upcoming and recent events & exhibitions
Topic: London Show / Saturday 28th October 2017
Replies: 26
Views: 1257

Re: London Show / Saturday 28th October 2017

The show is next Saturday, hope you are all prepared! The full list of theatre talks is now up on the website. We have eight speakers this year, including StarDot's RobC talking about VideoNuLA and Paul Emerton describing his BBC media preservation efforts. http://www.riscoslondonshow.co.uk/theatre....
by helpful
Sat Oct 14, 2017 8:13 pm
Forum: introduce yourself
Topic: Hi All.!
Replies: 11
Views: 330

Re: Hi All.!

Welcome to the forum!

If you want to meet some members in person, there's a ROUGOL meeting this Monday (16th) plus of course the London Show on Saturday 28th October (see sig for links). Hope to see you at either/both of those :-)

Bryan.
by helpful
Fri Oct 13, 2017 2:31 pm
Forum: upcoming and recent events & exhibitions
Topic: London Show / Saturday 28th October 2017
Replies: 26
Views: 1257

Re: London Show / Saturday 28th October 2017

RobC wrote:I was planning to bring a Pi copro.

Great, I'll add a mention of that to the show website.
by helpful
Wed Oct 11, 2017 4:46 pm
Forum: upcoming and recent events & exhibitions
Topic: London Show / Saturday 28th October 2017
Replies: 26
Views: 1257

Re: London Show / Saturday 28th October 2017

Arcadian wrote:Put me down for an ABug table in the StarDot area

Forgot to ask, what are you planning to have on display? I'll add it to the show website.

Do we have any Atoms or Electrons yet? Anyone bringing a Pi copro?

Bryan.
by helpful
Sat Oct 07, 2017 3:56 am
Forum: upcoming and recent events & exhibitions
Topic: London Show / Saturday 28th October 2017
Replies: 26
Views: 1257

Re: London Show / Saturday 28th October 2017

Arcadian wrote:I need to have one day off from Power Up at some point so might as well book it for ROLS.
Put me down for an ABug table in the StarDot area/room please Bryan! :)

Yay, great news! Although at this rate we are going to be sick of the sight of each other by the end of October :lol:
by helpful
Sat Oct 07, 2017 3:54 am
Forum: upcoming and recent events & exhibitions
Topic: London Show / Saturday 28th October 2017
Replies: 26
Views: 1257

Re: London Show / Saturday 28th October 2017

if there's an ABUG can you put me down please Brian. I don't need a room in a Hotel as I live close by!! :D -pablo Do you mean you want a table to show stuff? If so, drop me an email to discuss what you need - show2017@riscoslondonshow.co.uk Or if you are just coming along to see what everyone else...
by helpful
Fri Oct 06, 2017 5:26 am
Forum: upcoming and recent events & exhibitions
Topic: London Show / Saturday 28th October 2017
Replies: 26
Views: 1257

Re: London Show / Saturday 28th October 2017

Only three weeks until this year's London Show! For the StarDot exhibitors, we've got: - Tricky with his latest amazing game conversions - jbnbeeb with his still in progress new game :-D - lazarusr with BeebOPL - RobC demonstrating VideoNuLA, hopefully with some for sale too! Anyone else want to hav...
by helpful
Thu Sep 28, 2017 1:32 pm
Forum: software: classic games
Topic: Favourite/best games list
Replies: 83
Views: 7542

Re: Favourite/best games list

If it helps, what I recall was a big hill in the middle, which filled most of the height of the screen, and an artillery gun either side. Barrage? http://www.bbcmicro.co.uk/game.php?id=1873 Funny coincidence, was having a chat with an old school friend last night and he mentioned Barrage as one of ...
by helpful
Wed Sep 20, 2017 5:37 pm
Forum: introduce yourself
Topic: Calendar of 'core' events for StarDot members
Replies: 19
Views: 16488

Re: Calendar of 'core' events for StarDot members

The date for the London Show is correct in the text (Saturday 28th October) but the banner image is still last year's one! Please would an admin update it, new one here - http://www.riscoslondonshow.co.uk/media.php

Thanks,
Bryan.
by helpful
Wed Sep 20, 2017 4:58 pm
Forum: introduce yourself
Topic: Retro computing tensions
Replies: 16
Views: 802

Re: Retro computing tensions

You've just missed the ROUGOL meeting last night, but do come along to the next one Thanks for the invite. Pretty sure I'll be able to make it. See you there. Good to meet you on Monday, hope you enjoyed yourself and everyone made you feel welcome. Sorry I didn't have more time to chat myself, alwa...
by helpful
Mon Sep 18, 2017 1:02 am
Forum: past events & exhibitions
Topic: Jason Tribbeck @ ROUGOL / Mon 18th Sept
Replies: 1
Views: 211

Re: Jason Tribbeck @ ROUGOL / Mon 18th Sept

Reminder that this is later today!
by helpful
Mon Sep 18, 2017 1:00 am
Forum: introduce yourself
Topic: Hello from Essex UK.
Replies: 15
Views: 433

Re: Hello from Essex UK.

Welcome Brian with an i :-)

Bryan.
by helpful
Wed Sep 13, 2017 4:38 pm
Forum: upcoming and recent events & exhibitions
Topic: Retro Computer Festival - CCH, Cambridge - 16 & 17 September 2017
Replies: 28
Views: 1391

Re: Retro Computer Festival - CCH, Cambridge - 16 & 17 September 2017

I'll be there on Saturday from around midday. Just visiting not exhibiting this time, although I will probably be plugging the next ROUGOL meeting and the forthcoming RISC OS London Show :-)

Bryan.
by helpful
Wed Sep 13, 2017 4:35 pm
Forum: upcoming and recent events & exhibitions
Topic: London Show / Saturday 28th October 2017
Replies: 26
Views: 1257

London Show / Saturday 28th October 2017

This year's RISC OS London Show, with added ABug meetup, is taking place on Saturday 28th October 2017, at its usual venue of the St Giles Hotel, Feltham, TW14 9AD. Entrance is £5 with under 16s free, open 11am-5pm. http://www.riscoslondonshow.co.uk/ The initial list of exhibitors is already up on t...
by helpful
Wed Sep 13, 2017 3:42 pm
Forum: past events & exhibitions
Topic: Jason Tribbeck @ ROUGOL / Mon 18th Sept
Replies: 1
Views: 211

Jason Tribbeck @ ROUGOL / Mon 18th Sept

The next meeting of the RISC OS User Group Of London will be: Return to RISC OS, presented by Jason Tribbeck Monday 18th September, 7.45pm The Blue Eyed Maid , upstairs in the restaurant 173 Borough High Street, SE1 1HR Some of you may remember Jason Tribbeck from back in the 90s, when he produced v...
by helpful
Tue Sep 05, 2017 3:50 am
Forum: software
Topic: Undelete
Replies: 5
Views: 420

Re: Undelete

DisKnight! Not really. All DiscKnight does is convert all the free space on the disc into files which you can then go through by hand to try and find your lost data in them. Your file may be just a small part in the middle of a larger file, or fragmented across lots of them. Might have been useful ...
by helpful
Mon Sep 04, 2017 5:48 pm
Forum: software
Topic: Undelete
Replies: 5
Views: 420

Re: Undelete

No :-(
by helpful
Tue Aug 22, 2017 1:02 pm
Forum: introduce yourself
Topic: Retro computing tensions
Replies: 16
Views: 802

Re: Retro computing tensions

Welcome from your friendly local user group :)

You've just missed the ROUGOL meeting last night, but do come along to the next one on Monday 18th September.

Bryan.
by helpful
Sat Aug 12, 2017 1:17 am
Forum: wanted
Topic: Speakers wanted
Replies: 1
Views: 367

Re: Speakers wanted

helpful wrote:Volunteers please? Drop me an email on the ROUGOL address - info@rougol.jellybaby.net

Anyone?
by helpful
Wed Aug 02, 2017 5:43 pm
Forum: wanted
Topic: Speakers wanted
Replies: 1
Views: 367

Speakers wanted

Hi everyone, I'm after some speakers. Not the electronic kind, but the human kind who talk about stuff! I'd like to do a Beeb Bodybuilding Chat (do you see what I did there?) at a ROUGOL meeting. Most (probably all) of our members started out on Beebs and many still have them, so it would be good to...
by helpful
Thu Jul 13, 2017 10:14 am
Forum: past events & exhibitions
Topic: Game Development Kit / London / 17 July 2017
Replies: 0
Views: 201

Game Development Kit / London / 17 July 2017

For those who would like to put their creative skills into game making but find all that mucking about with 6502/ARM code hard work, this month's meeting of the RISC OS User Group Of London will show how to do it the easy way in BBC BASIC :-) Anthony Bartram will be demonstrating the AMCOG Game Deve...
by helpful
Thu Jun 29, 2017 6:55 pm
Forum: introduce yourself
Topic: Hi there!
Replies: 11
Views: 504

Re: Hi there!

Welcome!

gazzaD wrote:Good evening from a damp East London,


For a warm dry welcome in person, see sig :-)

Bryan.
by helpful
Thu Jun 29, 2017 6:53 pm
Forum: past events & exhibitions
Topic: Recursion / Stratford-upon-Avon / Sat 1st July
Replies: 0
Views: 224

Recursion / Stratford-upon-Avon / Sat 1st July

Recursion Computer Fair 2017 will take place at King Edward School in Stratford-upon-Avon on Saturday 1st July. A fun-packed day dedicated to Computer Science and Computing in both industry and leisure, Recursion is open from 11:00 - 15:00 and entry is FREE! There will be various retro computer area...
by helpful
Sat Jun 17, 2017 3:36 am
Forum: past events & exhibitions
Topic: Cryptography / London / Mon 19th June 2017
Replies: 1
Views: 303

Re: Cryptography / London / Mon 19th June 2017

Reminder that the meeting is this Monday! Do come along for what promises to be a fascinating and informative talk.

Bryan.

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