Learning about 8 bit computers for a possible project. For all of the ways that I fondly remember computers of the 80s and how easy they were to understand, lack of things like standards and modern interoperability make so many things difficult to the point of absurdly complex.

Even modern microcontrollers are so much easier to work with...

@emacsen alan cox the guy behind fuzix has documented frequently the hoops he jumps thru to boot on all thw wierd 80s hw.

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