- The Commodore Knowledge Base
(last update 31 Jan 2001) -- A searchable index of useful and informative documents culled from Usenet,
Q-Link and other systems. Also featuring downloadable programs where
included, and a full listing of articles by topic.
- The Secret Weapons of Commodore!
(last update 13 Jul 2007) -- An annotated history and catalogue of unusual, limited release, prototype
and vapourware Commodore peripherals and computers. See the Commodore you
never knew! Also includes a full annotated history of Commodore
Business Machines, from typewriters to bankruptcy.
- The KIM-1 Page and the Amazing KIMplement
(last update 7 Jan 2007) -- Information on the Commodore and MOS Technologies KIM-1, a 6502-based 1970s
single-board computer. Also includes the KIMplement, a partial emulation
of the KIM-1 in software for the Commodore 64 and most Commodore 64
emulators. FFSL-licensed freeware.
- Xetec's Lt. Kernal Hard Drive
(last update 6 Feb 2008) -- A compendium of technical documentation and software for the Commodore-specific
Lt. Kernal SCSI hard drive system, including information on SYSGEN, the
host adapter, and reconfiguring/upgrading your LtK. Hosted here as a
public service. Floodgap is not responsible for its content.
- Other Systems
- ANS ANSwers @ Floodgap Retrobits: The Apple Network Server Resource
(last update 19 Sep 2014) -- The last (and possibly largest) non-Macintosh computers Apple ever made,
the Network Servers ran AIX and incorporated much muscle into their
rarely seen 80 pound bulk. Our own ANS 500, stockholm,
served you this very web site for 14 years.
Includes pictures, specifications, neat facts,
a Shiner history and downloadable software, including the Mac OS integration
suite. Bonus: special section on the Apple Workgroup Server 9150!
- The Alpha Micro Phun Machine
(last update 8 Jun 2016) -- Hosted on Floodgap's very own Alpha Microsystems Eagle 300, the Alpha
Micro Phun Machine hosts resources, specifications, software and documentation
for the Alpha Micro series of servers and the AMOS operating system. Just don't
call it a DEC Alpha and we'll all get along fine. Hosted on our AMOS
- Solbourne Solace @ Floodgap Retrobits
(last update 10 May 2016) -- A shrine to the forgotten SPARC, the Solbourne series of computers, the
machines that beat Sun to multiprocessing years in advance. Includes a
basic FAQ, information on the KBus and IDT systems, and a quick
OS/MP installation guide. Plus: a restored, updated copy of the classic
- Tandy! Pocket! Mania! -- The TRS-80 Pocket Computer Site
(last update 10 Aug 2009) -- A reference and discussion of the diminutive and popular Tandy Radio Shack
TRS-80 Pocket Computer line, from the PC-1 all the way to the PC-8.
Includes pictures, specifications, neat facts and peripheral and software
- The Little Orphan Tomy Tutor
(last update 22 Jun 2016) -- An homage to and growing information resource about the orphaned
Tomy Tutor, including its history in Japan, the UK and the USA; programming
information; photographs; and technical references. Also includes the
Tutti II emulator
for Mac OS X 10.4+.
- Mirrors and Official Sites
- comp.binaries.cbm official page
(last update 21 Feb 2012) -- The official website for the comp.binaries.cbm Usenet newsgroup, including
a FAQ, useful links, and archival information. Also scans for latest postings
as a method of clubbing clueless newsadmins with the facts.
- Just For Fun
- The Woz iBook
(last update 20 Nov 2005) -- Yes, Virginia, there *is* a Woz iBook. And I felt just like bragging