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What is the oldest computer capable of running a modern version of GNU/Linux?

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Are MS-DOS and Windows 9x vulnerable to Meltdown?

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What soviet computer used trinary bits?

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Why does MP3 audio decoding overwhelm retro CPU's?

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What is a use case for the JAM instruction on the MOS Technology 650x family of processors?

31 votes
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Install Commodore 64 on VirtualBox

30 votes

How can tilting a N64 cartridge cause such subtle glitches?

29 votes

Limiting factor on early color palettes

29 votes
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What are the differences between a PAL and NTSC C64?

27 votes

Which Linux or BSD distributions do still support i386, i486 or i586 CPUs?

24 votes
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How much benefit should be expected on a more advanced compiler for z80/r800 based computers?

23 votes
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How can MS-DOS be installed on VirtualBox?

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How can I power a C64?

18 votes

Are old versions of Windows at risk of modern malware attacks?

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How are File Timestamps recorded in classic Mac OS?

17 votes
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How do I allocate more memory to an app on Sheepshaver running Mac OS 9?

16 votes

Atari 2600 high voltage output

16 votes
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Powering up old desktop games

15 votes

Why are the PPU registers on the NES mirrored?

15 votes
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Unable to install Colonization in DOSBox

14 votes
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How many analogue RGB signal levels did the VIC-II have?

14 votes

What computer first facilitated multi-precision arithmetic

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I have installed MS-DOS 6.22 on Virtual Box, do I have an ISA bus or a PCI bus?

13 votes

First computer/video game in history

12 votes

What register size did early computers use?

11 votes

Was there a retro computer susceptible of being damaged only by issuing instructions at it?

11 votes
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How to access old laptop IDE hard drive

9 votes

Why weren't 80s arcade games programmed in C?

8 votes

How can I connect this 3-pin Slot 1 CPU fan to my system that uses a 2-pin connector?

8 votes

A good method for formatting a modern device in HFS (Not HFS+)