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re: In no particular order: Dozens of floppies to install a compiler (Hello Borland C) VB (note lack of .Net) Writing a DOS device driver so I could ...
 

Dozens of floppies to install a compiler (Hello Borland C)

Spending 20+ straight hours in the Sun lab to download Linux from MIT's TSX mirror ...then using rawrite to put it all on a stack of floppies. And, doing all that because the university's Sun lab was connected to NSFnet and its blazing 56Kbps "backbone".

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