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Comment: More Memories (Score 2) 220

by normalbloke (#44077413) Attached to: Happy 20th Birthday, FreeBSD
I remember downloading 386BSD via ftpmail one floppy image at a time. And writing those images to soooo many floppies and again when some of them were corrupted. It took days to download and install 386BSD for the first time but eventually I got it up and running on an 386DX machine. The sense of awe and wonder I had when it finally booted was indescribable. Those were the days.

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