ST NEWS Volume 2 Issue 3
Released on Saturday, April 11th 1987
Dedicated to Maryse
Hi there, folks!
On disk disk you'll find yet another issue of the international
yet non-commercial ST magazine "ST NEWS": Volume 2 Issue 3,
launched on April 11th, 1987.
On this "ST NEWS" disk, you'll find two folders and three files
in the root directory:
DATA The folder that contains all the documents
PROGRAMS The folder that contains some programs
DESKTOP .INF The SAVEd desktop
READ_ME .TXT This file you're now reading
ST_NEWS .PRG The actual "ST NEWS" program - doubleclick
with the left mousebutton to execute
In the folder PROGRAMS, the following files are contained:
MODULA_2.MOD A folder containing Modula programs and
sources, belonging to the article on Modula
FONTLOAD.BAS A GfA Basic source on how to load other
character sets into your programs (b/w)
GE_SCR_H.ACC An accesory that enables better printing on
General Electric printers (belongs to Q&A)
MINNAAR .BAS A GfA Basic source of a Dutch program (bonus
for our Dutch readers)
SPEECH .BAS A GfA Basic source that explains the use of
speech synthesis into your own programs
SPOOL .PRG A program that installs a custom hardcopy
routine, again for General Electric printers
The folder DATA should contain documents DOC01 to DOC32 (32 items).
This time's issuem features the first part of a Forth course, an
article about advanced sound programming and much more. Read more
about Low Price Software as well - we now sell very cheap software
as well - in the article "ST Software News"!
Hoping to have supplied you with ample information and enough
interesting/entertaining articles, I remain,
(Editor of "ST NEWS")
To run with Hatari, use TOS 2.06
The text of the articles is identical to the originals like they appeared in old ST NEWS issues. Please take into consideration that the author(s) was (were) a lot younger and less responsible back then. So bad jokes, bad English, youthful arrogance, insults, bravura, over-crediting and tastelessness should be taken with at least a grain of salt. Any contact and/or payment information, as well as deadlines/release dates of any kind should be regarded as outdated. Due to the fact that these pages are not actually contained in an Atari executable here, references to scroll texts, featured demo screens and hidden articles may also be irrelevant.