[Rpcemu] RPCEmu 0.9.3

Dave dave at triffid.co.uk
Sun May 10 03:22:38 PDT 2020


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<CANc9Z=ynpkX7SZaWU3O+SfD8EkZRf8CwJ1w1hqFWxAo5EMFz0A at mail.gmail.com>,
   Peter Howkins <rpcemu.howkins at marutan.net> wrote:
> A new version of RPCEmu is available, 0.9.3

> http://www.marutan.net/rpcemu/

> Changes in this build

>  - Easy-Start bundles - Two ROM/Disc Image sets are now available to
> make setting up RPCEmu as simple as possible. both are configured with
> networking by default. - RISC OS Direct, a version of the RISC OS 5
> based distribution with many extras, ideal for running recent
> applications - RISC OS 3.71, an older '26-bit' version of RISC OS, ideal
> for running 'classic' applications. - Both are pre-setup with a large
> number of applications, tools, and both ship with !Store and PackMan
> package managers for installing more.

Guys, I would like to commend you on this endeavour... Excellent work.

Downloaded the RISC OS Direct 5.27 version, extracted from the zip and it
worked straight out of the zip.  :-)

Perfect for newbies wanting to try out RISC OS, and just the ticket for
past RISC OS user who've been elsewhere and want to try out the OS again.

Personally, I've been using Acorn/RISC OS computing continually since 1982
with a variety of Real hardware machines and Virtual installs as well, and
it was a great feeling to be able to unzip a RPCEmu and get it working
immediately without all the additional "Stuff" we had to do in past
versions.

Most excellent.  :-)

Dave

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Dave Triffid



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