mspear at telerama.lm.com
Fri Dec 8 11:01:26 EST 1995
mspear (mspear at telerama.lm.com) wrote:
> I've got the very useful database from Bryce Kendrick loaded onto my
> little HP 200 palmtop and it works very well indeed. However, I
> notice that the older database from the same source covering mushroom
> genera does not show up as well on the screen.
> Does anyone else use these programs? Do you know how to get Infosift
> (the database engine) to display for monochrome screens?
> Thanks in advance.
> ---- Mark
It is a pure pleasure to sit at a microscope and pull a good key out
of your pocket. I have all kinds of programs on my desktop that are
not much use in the lab unless I get another computer. The
compactness and low resource overhead of these databases make them
more useable than you would expect from a non-graphic, DOS program.
Also the mushroom database goes into the field with me an my picking
basket. Try to do that with a desktop.
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