[Coladam] CP/M Full Screen Editor

Tommy Scott tscott at magiqueproductions.com
Sun Mar 4 05:10:58 CET 2012


Oh, OK. Thanks for the info.

On 3/3/2012 8:08 PM, SacNews - Joe Blenkle wrote:
> No, I didn't mean you used your PC....LBR is used on the ADAM or other 
> CP/M computers...I meant it's just like .ZIP on a PC...it compresses 
> multiple files into one files and you have to extract them with an 
> UNLIB.COM program.
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> ----- Original Message ----- From: "Tommy Scott" 
> <tscott at magiqueproductions.com>
> To: <coladam at adamcon.org>
> Sent: Saturday, March 03, 2012 7:56 PM
> Subject: Re: [Coladam] CP/M Full Screen Editor
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>> OK. Well, if it isn't on an Adam data pack then I probably can't use it.
>> I'm not using my PC for any Adam stuff. I'm just using the Adam itself.
>>
>> Tommy
>>
>> On 3/3/2012 7:41 PM, SacNews - Joe Blenkle wrote:
>>> .LBR files are like CP/M's version of .ZIP files for a PC...
>>>
>>>
>>> ----- Original Message ----- From: "Tommy Scott"
>>> <tscott at magiqueproductions.com>
>>> To: <coladam at adamcon.org>
>>> Sent: Saturday, March 03, 2012 7:34 PM
>>> Subject: Re: [Coladam] CP/M Full Screen Editor
>>>
>>>
>>>> That sounds great, but how would I get it on a data pack? What are 
>>>> .LBR
>>>> files? Forgive me for not knowing much. I just have my Adam computer
>>>> as-is and haven't spent much time doing anything other than a few test
>>>> BASIC programs and playing some old games.
>>>>
>>>> Tommy
>>>>
>>>> On 3/3/2012 5:14 PM, Ron Mitchell wrote:
>>>>> You can do a Google search for VDE266.COM. It's a nice little editor
>>>>> for CP/M, and runs in all of about 18k. If you're familiar with
>>>>> Wordstar, you'll feel right at home. You can prepare your source
>>>>> code with VDE which provides a non-document mode, and is a
>>>>> full-screen editor.
>>>>>
>>>>> How are at handling .LBR files and uncrunching files from libraries?
>>>>> I have here an ADAMEM disk that has VDE patched especially for the
>>>>> ADAM (i.e. a 32 column screen). There is also another library with
>>>>> some help files. If I send it to you, would you be able to open it 
>>>>> all?
>>>>>
>>>>> Also, have you ever used T-DOS ?  It's a more friendly and versatile
>>>>> version of CP/M written especially for ADAM.
>>>>>
>>>>> Let me know.
>>>>>
>>>>> Ron Mitchell
>>>>>
>>>>> On 2012-03-02, at 3:07 PM, tscott at magiqueproductions.com wrote:
>>>>>
>>>>>> I'm thinking about someday writing some assembler apps in cp/m on
>>>>>> my Adam,
>>>>>> but I really, really hate the EDIT program that comes with it. I 
>>>>>> don't
>>>>>> think I've ever seen a less intuitive editing program in my life. 
>>>>>> Even
>>>>>> with the documentation, I can't seem to get it to do some of the 
>>>>>> weird
>>>>>> commands that it requires. Anyway, that made me think that I'd 
>>>>>> like to
>>>>>> write a fullscreen editor to replace it. However, I don't want to
>>>>>> re-invent the wheel. Does anyone know if something exists out there
>>>>>> already?
>>>>>>
>>>>>> The only thing I dread about this project is having to use EDIT to
>>>>>> write
>>>>>> the new editor. That'll be a pain.
>>>>>>
>>>>>> Tommy
>>>>>>
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