No XT-IDE users?

couryhouse couryhouse at
Sun Aug 16 19:34:58 CDT 2015

Be fun to have identified controller for first ibm pc to demo it

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-------- Original message --------
From: william degnan <billdegnan at> 
Date: 08/16/2015  4:31 PM  (GMT-07:00) 
To: "General Discussion: On-Topic and Off-Topic Posts" <cctalk at> 
Subject: Re: No XT-IDE users? 

I don't have a need for it, yet anyway

Bill Degnan
twitter: billdeg
On Aug 16, 2015 7:26 PM, "Chuck Guzis" <cclist at> wrote:

> On 08/16/2015 03:26 PM, Ali wrote:
>> Wow, I know it's not a DEC PDP but I was hoping at least a few people
>> used the darn thing. Would it be better if I post in VCF? Thanks for
>> any input. -Ali
> Probably.  I have both the original and the one (can't remember the name)
> with the CPLD on it.  Both worked well for me--and I modified the original
> to juggle the addressing bits to make the "Chuck mod".
> I've always used my own version of the BIOS; I've always felt that the
> more elaborate BIOSes, while interesting and reflecting a lot of work, were
> unnecessarily complicated.
> I"ll help if I can, but I haven't played much with the thing in a couple
> of years+.
> --Chuck

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