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Archive for January 9th, 2017

IBM 5100 APL: Nested Emulators

A discussion about Raspberry Pi performance prompted this:

IBM 5110 Emulator - Javascript on Raspberry Pi

IBM 5110 Emulator – Javascript on Raspberry Pi

From the inside out:

Starting the show takes 17 seconds from clicking the Restart button (second from right, top row) to APL’s Clear WS prompt. I have no idea how that compares with a Genuine IBM 5100.

I distinctly remember writing APL programs, but that’s about as far as my memory will take me. [sigh]

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