After the installation of Fedora and associated updates, it’s time to start installing DOSBox, our first application that will run the retro games we want to play. In order to do that, we need to configure some additional software repositories (or “repo’s”) to allow access to additional software. So let’s get into it!
After watching LGR’s video about building a retro gaming machine with other YouTubers, I saw in the background many games I fondly remembered from my youth. And seeing how other retro gamers do their thing inspired me to give it a shot as well. Because who doesn’t need another YouTuber aimlessly babbling on about days of computer past … And it’s not as if I had nothing better to do …
A Brief History of Operating Systems
This is a look at a history of the development of operating systems, from the earliest computers to the present day. Various points of reference will be made as I recall significant things about whatever time period or operating system we are up to. But first, we need to define what operating systems are.
When visiting Canada, many people recommend the big cities – Toronto, Montreal, Vancouver and so on. Don’t get me wrong, they are fantastic cities to visit, but sometimes the idea of a holiday is to get away from it all, not just go from one metropolis to another. This is where Woodstock comes in.
When I was growing up, Werribee Open Range Zoo didn’t exist. Besides opening in 1983, it was waaaay over the other side of town, so it may as well have been on the moon to me. Now that I am living on the western side of the city, last year I had the opportunity to see it for myself. And I was pretty impressed by it all.
In 2010, I was fortunate enough to go visit Quebec City, one of the most beautiful cities I have ever visited. The highlight of my time there was visiting the Ice Hotel. While I did not stay overnight, I got many photos to show some of the best features of the structure.