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CP/M and the personal computer

Dwyer, Thomas A.

CP/M and the personal computer

by Dwyer, Thomas A.

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Published by Addison-Wesley Pub. Co. in Reading, Mass .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • CP/M.,
  • Microcomputers -- Programming.

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references and index.

    Other titlesCPM and the personal computer., C P/M and the personal computer.
    StatementThomas A. Dwyer, Margot Critchfield.
    SeriesAddison-Wesley microcomputer books popular series, Micro computer books
    ContributionsCritchfield, Margot.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsQA76.6 .D89 1983
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxiii, 492 p. :
    Number of Pages492
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL3500463M
    ISBN 100201103559
    LC Control Number82020703

    IBM The biggest computer manufacturer in the world—IBM, was in a difficult situation in s. Despite of the IBM strategy and multimillion efforts to get into the small computer market, it was dominated by the Commodore PET, Atari 8-bit family, Apple II and Tandy Corporation's TRSs, as well as various CP/M machines. Shop for personal computer at Best Buy. Find low everyday prices and buy online for delivery or in-store pick-up.

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Additional Physical Format: Online version: Dwyer, Thomas A., CP/M and the personal computer. Reading, Mass.: Addison-Wesley Pub. Co., © CP/M and the Personal Computer. This exhibit has a reference ID of CHPlease quote this reference ID in any communication with the Centre for Computing History.

The Programmer's CP/M Handbook: Andy Johnson-Laird: Free Download, Borrow, and Streaming: Internet Archive. From the introduction: A technical book written mainly for programmers who require a thorough knowledge of the internal structures of CP/M.

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About the Book Author Andy Rathbone started geeking around with computers in when he bought a pound portable CP/M Kaypro 2X. Like other nerds of the day, he soon began plying with null-modem adapters, dialing computer bulletin boards, and working part-time at Radio Shack. • QDOS was based on Gary Kildall's CP/M, Paterson had bought a CP/M manual and used it as the basis to write his operating system in six weeks, QDOS was different enough from CP/M to be considered legal.

• Microsoft bought the rights to QDOS for $50, QDOS was renamed MSDOS and then MSDOS was licensed to IBM under the PCDOS name. PC-DOS (MS-DOS), CP/M Notes: The IBM PC was introduced in to much fanfare in the computer industry. IBM, being the biggest computer company of all time to that point, helped legitimize the PC revolution by participating in it.

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