Found my favorite DOS editor

Liam Proven lproven at
Thu Sep 30 03:15:43 CDT 2021

On Thu, 30 Sept 2021 at 08:29, Chuck Guzis via cctalk
<cctalk at> wrote:

> On the west coast, we were doing our initial development on a VAX
> 11/750, but at some point I asked the folks back in St. Paul what they
> were using for an editor.  OGNATE!  I was dumbfounded--you see, the
> ETA-10 has many fewer instructions than the STAR-100 did, among the
> missing were some of the more esoteric ones used in OGNATE.  Someone had
> painstakingly coded emulations for each of those instructions.

That's pretty impressive!

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