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hpr2150 :: Apollo Guidance Computer

Francois Rautenbach tell us how he is hacking 50 year old computers

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Hosted by Ken Fallon on 2016-10-28 is flagged as Clean and is released under a CC-BY-SA license.
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Part of the series: Interviews

HPR Correspondents bring you Interviews from interesting people and projects

In this episode Ken chats with Francois Rautenbach who extracted the software from the Rope Memory modules of the long lost Apollo Guidance Computer used in Flight AS-202.

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Comment #1 posted on 2016-10-29T18:05:42Z by Mikael

Great interview. Very fascinating!

Comment #2 posted on 2016-10-30T21:09:21Z by Windigo

Superb interview

I feel like this episode should be playing in the Computer History Museum.

It is unbelievable to see how much work it took to get us to space, and how far we've come with computing!

Comment #3 posted on 2016-10-31T00:44:02Z by Kevin O'Brien

Fantastic Interview!!

I loved this interview. IT was fantastic it hear about how he worked out the inner workings of those computers.

Comment #4 posted on 2016-11-18T19:18:21Z by Frank

Magnificent. I've been publicizing this every way I can think of.

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