> [Rumor: You can destroy a Commodore 64 with a certain POKE...]Sounds like a distorted version of a TRUE story about the Commodore PET.
See, the PET had this funky built-in monitor, right? Well, the monitor
was controlled entirely by the computer, so with a certain POKE you
could speed up the frequency (or something) to such an extent that
the monitor would blow. Compute! magazine DID confirm this, by the way.
Sigh... I remember when Compute! was GOOD, and I looked forward to getting
[Your blood pressure just went up.] Mark Sachs IS: mbs...@psuvm.psu.edu
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