8-Bit Software Online Conversion

                                   8 Bit                                           Edited by C.J.Richardson.                                        Send your submissions, formatted disc, 50p, return postage and packing to:                            The 8BS Questionnaire is to be found on TBI-00, the 8BS catalogue/info disc. If you have not completed one and sent it in to 8BS, you are invited to do so.                 TBI-00, the 8BS catalogue/info/utility disc is available as ADFS or DFS.                    The article you are reading now.     Info for programs that do not contain their own documentation.       In several sections. Help, Adverts and General Comments.           Comments on programs.                     8BS Member K6L offers the loan of books.             Duncan Webster concludes his history of 8BS. Daniel, it's your turn next, part 4 is already written!     Info on the Disc Filing System commands for people without a manual. Very useful for newcomers. By Trevor Crapper.     A sorted list of the most popular.       Lists of 8BS members sorted by name and also ID.     Technical info for those interested in other disc formats.   Number combinations by 3PM outlining the Combinations theory forming the basis of the weighing problem in Issue 38.     An article by 3PM.     Following on from his article and example in issue 39, K7T sends us a further article backed up with a practical application. Addresses.           A little light relief from Mick York. A slightly dubious explanation of how your PSU works.                    By: 15A Use: Message Utility Program name: SendMes Associated program/file/s: SendMC Language: BASIC+M/C QMesInf Please read the info file. The info file on this issue is a very abridged one. For full info please read the documentation on TBI-00.    By: K6N (B.Raw) Program name: SC#EXE DATA SC#MC Source Code: SC#ASS Data Files: Fil#eg1 Fil#std Language: BASIC+M/C Please read the program documentation article for more info from Brian.              By: K4D (Lorin Knight) Program name: Type3D DATA 3DPic Language: BASIC Purpose: Shows how 3D pictures can be created with a typewriter or word processor.        By: K6Q (L.T.Roberts) Program name: Change Language: BASIC Assembler Assembles a program that will relocate machine code programs for you. Please read the Program Documentation article available from the main menu.          By: 2J3 (Chris Richardson) Program names: Split Join Language: BASIC Intended for splitting large text files into manageable lumps, and then joining the split files back together. Please see the program documentation article.      By: 3PM (DP-J) Program name: Combi Language: BASIC An example program to go with the magazine article on the same subject.        By: K7T (D.Ambrose) Program name: Address Dat1 Dat2 Dat3 Language: BASIC An example program to go with the magazine article on merging programs.                By: K8B (A.Brandon) Use: Find occurrence of numbers. Program name: Lotter3 Andy wrote this program on the first day of the national lottery. It chooses numbers at random and counts the occurrences. A highly dubious method, no more dubious than any other though. If you win using this I will expect you to buy the whole PD library!        By: K2H (R.Boyce) Use: Select Numbers At Random. Program name: NatLot4 Has Ron cracked it with this one? Full info in the program.    By: K8F (Stuart Angell) Use: Game Program name: DOM Doms1 Info by Stuart in the program documentation article. A two player game. Guide your dominoes around the screen. Be the last to have your dominoes topple.      By: Fred Price Use: Print out a poem Program name: Ugly Fred sends us another masterpiece that goes straight to the printer. Info from Fred in the program documentation article.      By: K2K (Peter Davy) Use: Simulate the lottery. Program name: Lotter5 Please read the program documentation article for the info on this polished program by Peter. I have re-named the program from the name Simlott to Lotter5 to keep track of the lottery programs.                                     