MSX code on vinyl records?

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Par FiXato

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21-07-2018, 15:15

I recently came across this video of (ZX Spectrum) Software on Vinyl Records Pt. 1/2 | ft. Techmoan by RetroManCave, which made me wonder if there are also examples of MSX-compatible software released that way?

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Par Meits

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21-07-2018, 17:54

Yes. MCM did that once in #16.
Find more about it searching this pdf for flexi

Par FiXato

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27-07-2018, 13:23

Thanks. Smile Might be a nice project for the c-men some day? Wink

Par ToriHino

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27-07-2018, 19:44

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Yes. MCM did that once in #16.
Find more about it searching this pdf for flexi

Yes still remember that. The flexi disk contained Basicode 3, and with that you could run programs transmitted over the radio (as part of the radio program Hobbyscoop) which you would also first again record on tape.

Talk about multi-media Tongue

Par ren

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10-08-2018, 22:32

Par hamlet

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11-08-2018, 09:51

Yo, ren. I nearly forgot this precius piece of music. Thanks!
Someday it will receive classic status.

Par ren

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11-08-2018, 13:55

Yes, this was buried in my subconscious as well..
You're welcome hamlet! Wink

So I learned this even was listed #1 in Spain & Norway Shocked!


(For those that miss(ed) the ref: 1m43s)

Par rodrivas78

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02-04-2020, 05:10

Smile

Par tfh

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02-04-2020, 08:47

And if memory serves me right, you had BASICCODE and I do remember having a program on a Flexi_Disc containing some Basic code programs which you could load into your computer, among which of course MSX.
I think it was supplied with a RAM magazine, but... not 100% sure about that though.

Par rodrivas78

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03-04-2020, 09:01

tfh wrote:

...I do remember having a program on a Flexi_Disc

Very interesting, I had never seen this media format. I believe it was not very popular here in my country.

Par tfh

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03-04-2020, 09:12

rodrivas78 wrote:
tfh wrote:

...I do remember having a program on a Flexi_Disc

Very interesting, I had never seen this media format. I believe it was not very popular here in my country.

I was a very cheap way to distribute "vinyl" with printed media. Unfortunatelly the Flexi Disc were very vulnerable.

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