IRC log of #novawebdev for Tuesday, 2020-10-06

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ubuntouristACTION yawns10:35
ubuntouristjelkner, Altair 8800 Operator's Manual is finally "complete". All drawings converted, index added, and10:44
ubuntouristjelkner, cross-references between the Appendix instruction summaries and their Part 4 detailed descriptions added.10:44
ubuntouristjelkner, So, all the original material is there. However, I'm starting to work on a "Part 5" that's all my own:10:46
ubuntouristjelkner, "Using a cross-assembler" which will show how to install an assembler, write in 8080 syntax, assemble, and... MAYBE...10:47
ubuntouristjelkner, I HOPE... load the resulting binary into the Altair.10:47
ubuntouristBwah-hah-ha! I've found an assembler and am able to go from mnemonic semi-readable assembler, to binary 8080 op codes.14:24
ubuntouristI've done a byte-by-byte comparison of my assembler source file assembled output with the op codes that Peter toggled into the simulator.14:25
ubuntouristWe have a winner!14:25
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jelknernrcerna, ping18:19
nrcernapong jelkner 18:19
jelknercan we meet about 4 pm today?18:19
nrcernasure,  jelkner. what's this meeting for?18:19
jelknerwell, a pre-meeting w/Joke, general planning for October, check-in, etc18:20
jelkneri am setting up a computer for a student who doesn't have one18:21
jelkneri'm supposed to call him at 3:30 pm18:21
jelknerso 4 pm will work18:21
jelknernrcerna, planning, yes?18:21
nrcernajust you and I jelkner? 18:21
nrcernayes, planning works18:21
jelknercool, c u there at 4 pm18:21
nrcerna!remind Development / Back End services18:55
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jelknernrcerna, i'm on planning now19:51
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