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Rip streamed audio

January 30, 2013 Leave a comment

Problem
You want to rip a streamed radio.

Solution

  • fetch StreamRipStar, which is a frontend for streamripper
  • install streamripper (via apt-get)
  • configure StreamRipStar, specify the audio stream’s URL and start ripping

Tip
If you want to rip Slay Radio (best Commodore 64 tunes!), use this address: http://relay3.slayradio.org:8000/.

Jack Tramiel, the founder of Commodore is gone

April 10, 2012 1 comment

Jack Tramiel, the founder of Commodore passed away on April 8, 2012 (aged 83). RIP :( Thank you for the Commodore 64!

1928 – 2012

Köszönjük, Jack! (in Hungarian)

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Commodore OS trailer

November 14, 2011 Leave a comment

I watched the following video with watery eyes. Good old Commodore 64, best machine ever…

 

If I got it right, it’ll be a modified Ubuntu distro.

C-64 programming on PC

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Commodore 64 screen with HTML and CSS

March 16, 2011 Leave a comment

To see the good old Commodore 64 screen in your browser, done with HTML and CSS, visit this link. Note that it was not done by me, I copied it from the BitHUmen site.

The font file c64.ttf is here.

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Listen to Slay Radio

February 1, 2011 Leave a comment

slay radio logo

Did you have a Commodore 64 when you were a child? Do you miss those good old times? Then Slay Radio is for you!

SLAY Radio is an internet-based radio station, transmitting from Gothenburg (Göteborg) in Sweden and relaying to several other relays. Normally, it automatically plays from its internal playlist of Commodore 64 remixes that have mainly come from R:K:O [see A.1.2] and the commercial CDs at C64Audio.com [see A.1.3].” (from the FAQ)

Play Slay Radio from the Desktop

  • visit http://www.slayradio.org
  • right click on Broadband (top left corner), and save the file listen.m3u in your ~/Desktop folder
  • listen.m3u will appear on your desktop. Launch it with a double click.
  • To customize which application should open it: right click on listen.m3u, Properties, Open With tab, and select your favorite media player.
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