[rescue] Symbolics CD-ROMs?

William Barnett-Lewis wlewisiii at gmail.com
Sun Apr 16 18:07:37 CDT 2017

On Sun, Apr 16, 2017 at 5:30 PM, Bill Bradford <mrbill at mrbill.net> wrote:
> On Sun, Apr 16, 2017 at 06:39:22AM -0500, William Barnett-Lewis wrote:
>> Good morning all.
>> A number of years ago, David K Schmidt sold excess copies of the Genera
>> CDs
>> for the price of shipping. I got one then and still have it. Recently I
>> got
>> the VLM running on 64 bit Linux with it and find myself wanting the other
>> three CDs in the Symbolics distribution.
>> DKS does still sell the disks but at $100 are out of reach for my little
>> hobby of puttering with LISP. If this were for business, that would be one
>> thing but this is just for my personal learning.
>> Does anyone here have a set they no longer need or a line on the ISOs?
> The only thing I've ever seen floating around was the Genera CD itself..
> Bill

Yeah, that's all I've seen in the wild too, but it never hurts to ask,
especially around here. My best chance is to find someone who has a
physical set they'll sell cheaply.

Live like you will never die, love like you've never been hurt, dance
like no-one is watching.
                Alex White

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