Welcome to this mirror site
( starman.vertcomp.com ) of:
The Starman's Realm
[The original site was on Geocities; 1998-2009]
Sub-directories available here are:
asm : [ MBR ] [bochs] [ debug ] [BIOS] [eicar] [fire] [win32]
(Various pages on Assembly/MS-Debug and the MBR)
What Happens When your PC Powers-up?
A new page on A History of the PC's BIOS
A simple Introduction to: C:
(C/C++ Programming under Win2000/XP/2003)
DOS (help for most of its old commands)
Hidden Bytes from the Past:
A Forensic Examination of IBM PC DOS 1.0 and 1.10
An essay on using your Imagination You can write to me by using
this online feedback form.
[ Links; not much here!
A Basic Course in Forensics/Data Recovery:
Examining Windows Startup Disks with DISKEDIT and MS-DEBUG and
All about MD5 Sums (w/ links to free programs). ]
Linux (tomsrtbt Boot Disk, Linux Live CDs, Useful Commands and beginner's help)
math: [ pi ] (also a few 'Recreational Math' pages)
RGB (as in Red, Green and Blue colors)
tool (some Free Tools for you)
Questions and Answers
What Is the Meaning of Life?
Historically Edited Autobiography of a Depression Era kid,
who was in the CCC, joined up as a
WWII US Navy Sailor, became a private pilot; and
had many different careers raising his family.
his (An historical essay about Pontius Pilate and Yeshua)
and how SONY (purposely) made my floppy drive WRONG!
The Starman. 24 July 2011.
An essay on using your Imagination
You can write to me by using this online feedback form.