Byte (September 1986)

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1170 - 2131 South Hathaway, Santa Ana, California 92705 Telex 272006 Answer Back· TECH FAX: 71415568325 Inquiry 341 'for End-Users Desktop. Inquiry 342 for End-Users Portable. Inquiry 343 for DEALERS ONLY. SEPTEMBER 1986 • BY T E 29 W·H·A·T'S N·E·W Turbo Chassis for Amiga omputer Systems As- C sociates has released the llIrbo Chassis. an expansion unit that adds a 32-bit 68020 microprocessor and 68881 floating-point coprocessor to the Commodore Amiga. Installed with the 68881 on a coprocessor board in the chassis.

An external monitor. and a connector for additional expansion boxes. According to the company. the computer should be available this month. For more information. contact STM Electronics Corp.. 444 Castro St.. Mountain View. CA 94041. (415) 968-1790. Inquiry 558. Atari ST Development System he Nexus EPROM Development System for the Atari ST consists of T software and a 16-bit external EPROM programmer/ simulator that plugs into the ST's cartridge port. The device enables you to program EPROMs of 8K and above and supports data transfer to and from the serial port and disk files in binary.

FORTRAN. and assembly language. It requires less than 2K bytes of RAM plus buffer space. according to the company. and costs $99. For more information. contact Akron Software. 53 Hillside Ave.. lbronto. Ontario. Canada. M8V IS7. (416) 251-1866. BY T E • SEPTEM BER 1986 PDOS for 68020 Systems E yring Research Institute announced a version of PDOS for 68020-based systems. PDOS includes a rea ltime. multitasking kernel. file manager. editor. floatingpoint module. assembler. and linker. These require less than 32 K bytes of RAM.

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