It’s a great write-up, but this isn’t right: “...a 1980s Symbolics Lisp Machine emulating an old-fashioned Motif-style Xt toolkit....” Symbolics certainly didn’t get its window system ideas from Xt.
– Arthur A. Gleckler 2018-02-13 01:25 UTC
I’d be surprised if everything else is right!
– Alex Schroeder 2018-02-13 07:08 UTC
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– AlokSingh 2018-02-14 06:39 UTC
The joy of CTRL S and CTRL Q! «It is also a great tragedy that you don’t get DSR/DTR lines on these “modern” serial ports, which means you have to use inline XON/XOFF flow control. Like an animal.»
Good stuff, thanks Alok!
– Alex Schroeder 2018-02-14 13:12 UTC