TFW you are digging through storage and find a hand-made patch cable that bridges between two obsolete standards for devices you no longer own (DB9 serial to ADB serial)
I lie, I still own the Cambridge Z88 the cable was built for. Four AA cells and it fired right up.
I haven't had a Mac with ADB in a long time though.
Just ordered a USB to DB-9 serial converter from Adafruit. There' s still a thriving community for the Z88 around, going to see just how far I can revive this old beast.
@rafial I should put new batteries in mine. Last time I fired it was last winter but never managed to link it to one of my retroMacs…
@ennedia I'm impressed with how much support for it there still is online. There was a new version of the OS released as of 2016
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