On Tue, May 19, 2020 at 9:13 AM Dave Horsfall <dave(a)horsfall.org> wrote:
On Mon, 18 May 2020, Warner Losh wrote:
What's the current state of efforts to get
space travel working again?
Does Lunar Lander on ye olde GT-40 count? I've since lost the source, but
I'm hoping that Andrew Hume still has it somewhere.
Please send me email offline if you want the sources from Jack. BTW: his
16-bit integer trig routines are still a tour-de-force of integer
operations. Looking at the assembler sources to Moonlander just to learn
how he did that is. Jack said he spent a day in the MIT library working it
all out, went home that night, and coded it all up.
FYI: I'm also still in almost daily contact with Jack who still hacking on
graphics systems (and his joke mailing list is a who-who of the industry).
[I've tried for years to get him to join this list, but I have never been