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Email: The HMVH Corporation BBS

It is with deep regret and almost a tear in my eye that I must announce the unfortunate demise of the HMVH Corporation BBS. Continue reading

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BBS News: A CORPSE AGAIN

Not that anyone will get to read this bulletin, but the BBS has again had to succumb to hardware failure. It shall remain down for quite some time.

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BBS News: THE RETURN OF THE BRAIN FROM OUTER SPACE

Oh well, for what it’s worth, the bug with the system has been sorted out (fucking well took long enough too!), upload ahead! Should you still note any irregularities, please do let me know what happened and what you were … Continue reading

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BBS News: THE SYSOP IS BACK IN TOWN AND IN A MOOD!

Pardon the apparent absense over the last few days,  but… well,  let’s just say hardware problems on my other machine. At least the monitor was still under warranty. So, anyone else go to the Computer Faire? Lot of shit it … Continue reading

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BBS News: BACK IN THE LAND OF THE CONNECTABLES

Hello, how are you? Nice to see you again, it’s good to see you connect. We had some problems… the modem packed up. Nice, huh? If you connected during the Easter weekend, that was to the USR, with the BBS … Continue reading

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BBS News: AND THE SYSTEM WENT BANG!

At about 15:00 on 13-03-1996 the HMVH Corporation BBS died, invariably due to a lightning strike in the immediate vicinity. The motherboard and the controller card, as well as an I/O card in my other machine had to be replaced. … Continue reading

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BBS News: THAT’S DONE!

Right, the 1Gig is in, a new CPU with more punch… but still a god-damn noisy line… I can’t even get my own mail! Until that’s sorted out I’ll casually add on more files, if that’s alright with you and … Continue reading

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BBS News: RELIANCE

Bummer! The new hard drive has not been installed yet, my supplier has taken ill. And while we’re on bad news, the line noise fault has not yet been resolved either: A couple of Telkom monkeys came past, and it … Continue reading

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