Provisional STL DDFS 2.0 User Manual

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Provisional STL DDFS 2.0 User Manual

Postby SimonSideburns » Sat Aug 26, 2017 4:07 pm

I have painstakingly scanned in the above named document.

I have also manually typed it back in (which was always going to be quicker than trying to use OCR) along with most of the errors.

I'll leave it up to the viewer to correct anything found (if they wish).

I'm happy to attach both the PDF and TXT files.
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STL DDFS 2.0 ROM - User Guide - (Provisional).pdf
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Re: Provisional STL DDFS 2.0 User Manual

Postby flaxcottage » Sat Aug 26, 2017 5:37 pm

Thanks. I think I have one of these with a spare model B motherboard. The manual will come in very useful when I try to get the DDFS working. =D>
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Re: Provisional STL DDFS 2.0 User Manual

Postby jgharston » Mon Aug 28, 2017 1:13 pm

SimonSideburns wrote:I have also manually typed it back in (...) along with most of the errors.

Argh. So.... want... to.... correct those errors. ;)

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$ bbcbasic
PDP11 BBC BASIC IV Version 0.25
(C) Copyright J.G.Harston 1989,2005-2015
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Re: Provisional STL DDFS 2.0 User Manual

Postby SimonSideburns » Tue Aug 29, 2017 10:28 am

jgharston wrote:
SimonSideburns wrote:I have also manually typed it back in (...) along with most of the errors.

Argh. So.... want... to.... correct those errors. ;)


It would be so interesting to see what changed between this provisional manual and the actual one that was sent out. I touch type and had to make my fingers follow what was written as normally I would have corrected as I went along. I did spot several issues, even with the BASIC listings that had been provided.

Anyone have one?
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Re: Provisional STL DDFS 2.0 User Manual

Postby CMcDougall » Tue Aug 29, 2017 4:32 pm

maybe you could post pics of what you have, to trigger someone elses mind....
I have one (or2?) up loft at mo, but sure are just pink, like the ones on eBay at mo:
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