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It's dark at night but a single LED light shone
2 development PCBs and a keyboard, the light shone upon
Above them were 2 computer screens
The left had reference data, on micros and other themes
The right was a program with many lines of code
To undertake a concept, designed by me it owed
I struggled with the core that ran, many bugs along the way
But slowly the machine ran faultless, it was written in a day
Finally the magic of the program, showed itself as I went
Then a small addition here and there, showed incredible augment

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    Peter Henderson 3 months ago

    Many apologies for not reading and making note on everyone's drabbles. As you can see I've been doing things to suck up time elsewhere. I have only started working on the core which will stop soon and then I start on a language to program on it and then maybe a few utilities to make life easier. Wish you all the very best.

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    Neville Hunt 3 months ago

    No worries, Peter. Other lives get in the way from time to time... yours sounds a very busy other life.

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    Drew Martyn 3 months ago

    Cheers, Peter, and no worries. Good luck with your project - as someone who used to work in IT (far too long ago) that sounds fascinating. Let us know how you get on, and again, good luck!

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