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Archive for November 17th, 2014

Soldering your own 6502 together: Ben Hack creating an Apple I, others doing NINA65, Loom 6502, etc.

Posted by jpluimers on 2014/11/17

Some great links posted last week by mos6502 about soldering your own 6502 based computer.

The videos are of Ben Heck building an Apple I replica. But others did similar builing of NINA65, Loom 6502 and others.

I wish I had soldering skills like that, but I’m more of a programmer (that started on a 6502).

Great viewing those links and videos.


via: Do you remember the Apple I auction results that went through the media….

Here are Ben Heck’s videos: Read the rest of this entry »

Posted in 6502, Apple, Apple I, History, Power User | Leave a Comment »

Moving a Subversion/SVN including history to Mercurial/HG using TortoiseHG or HG command-line tools

Posted by jpluimers on 2014/11/17

This blog entry shows how I moved my repository from SVN at to mercurial.

I develop most of my software using Windows, so if you want to perform the steps below (except TortoiseHG) on a *nix or Mac machine, you have to do some backslash to slash replacement, and find out where the mercurial settings file is stored.

The rest is pretty much the same.

Note the aim was to do a one time conversion. If you want to use both SVN and HG at the same time, then HgSubVersion definitely worth looking at.

Step zero: enable the convert extension (once per client machine)

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Posted in Development, DVCS - Distributed Version Control, Mercurial/Hg, Power User, Software Development, Source Code Management, Subversion/SVN, Windows | Leave a Comment »

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