Austin Linux Group Meeting Minutes
Date: March 01, 2007
Location: Walnut Creek
Presentation by Paul Elliott on hacking HP16C emulator so it works on LINUX.
Obsolete calculation methods.
Sliderules. Sliderule emulators that work on LINUX.
sliderules and most calculators are designed for calculations of analog values.
HP16C was designed for digital results.
Hex octal decimal integer arith. settable word size. 1's or 2's complement.
has a java based hp16c emulator. Does not work under LINUX or firefox.
Author does not answer mail.
hack described to make the calculator work under LINUX.
Discussion on possible slate for club officers.