The last time we got to see the BBS community as a whole, in all it’s curiosity and diversity of things, was the 2005 BBS: The Documentary, created by Jason Scott, who is one of the chief archivists at the Internet Archive. It covered many aspects and scenes of the community and I have no doubt, that many of use learned something new, that we didn’t know before. Continue reading Back to The BBS Documentary
So the last post was kind of sparse on information, so I want to share a little of what I had in mind. Continue reading A Little More Info On Our Return
Updated with a Windows option! See end of article!
Now, running a BBS is old fashioned in and of itself, but calling the SysOp for chat if he’s around is something else. Just a simple keyboard to keyboard chat on the BBS is still cool in my opinion and if I’m around and the user has a question and wants to chat, well then, if I can accomodate it, I will! But there is one issue with Mystic BBS on Linux. The Page SysOp menu item doesn’t work. At all. So I did a little work around… Continue reading Paging The SysOp