My xC combined combinable notes

Started 16Feb2021 – updated 20Apr2021 – about finished. This note is in group Technology (plus My XMOS pages). For the TIOBE index 016:[10]: “xC programming”. Observe that [[combinable]], as well as [[combine]] are xC keywords. Combined, as in the title, is not. I assume that much of xC’s terms are known. Fold handling with Collapse-O-Matic […]

Notes from the vault – 0x02 – Transputers

Part of group NOTES FROM THE VAULT. Started 3Oct2020. Updated 16Aug2022 Transputers – Why are you disposing of all this hardware? 6Oct2020, V1.5 Which hardware? This. One of the prospective buyers asked me that question. Why am I disposing of all this hardware? I had saved these transputer TRAM boards from becoming e-waste some twenty years […]


Mirror from Publications stopped Oct2023. Now only updated here. In English Updated 05Oct2023. Newest on top of the lists: Publications & lectures IEEE-COPA 2021 joint fringe presentation with Dr. Lawrence John Dickson (Larry): Torus heat equations to get dizzy from. Hooping with xC Dec.2020 IEEE life members newsletter: “Lucky Strike with Missing Bytes“ CPA-2018 CPA […]

Transputer TRAM (was: boards for sale)

New 3Sep2020, updated 19Nov2020 (Transtech (*1) – posters at – NONE LEFT, ALL SOLD, ALL SHIPPED! I will not answer “first name” signed mails from “no-name-in” mail addresses of any form of query. Sorry. – 18Oct: I have shipped to all. We’ll do the money matters when you have received the units and agreed on […]

My leaf of comfort – SW / HW that cannot turn against us?

New 3Apr2020. Updated 3Dec2020. Standard disclaimer. My (n-1)th attempt of a preamble: I stumbled across the book “The Huawei and Snowden Questions” by Olav Lysne. It let me realise that the technology forests contain trees of systems and solutions of hardware and software, and I sit on a leaf. However, I was astonished to feel that this […]

My FPGA notes

(Parent) New 20Sep2019, more text 01Mar2024 (QMTECH Xilinx, Tiny Tapeout) This note is in group My FPGA pages. In this note I will try to find out what might be in FPGA design for me. And if so, how. Observe Standard Disclaimer. Fold handling with Collapse-O-Matic plugin I am using Collape-O-Matic (here) on many pages. Expand […]

xC code examples

Started 2Feb2018, updated 13May2021 This page is in group Technology (plus My XMOS pages) and is a blog note with some XMOS xC code examples. I also have some ported code that I thought may be placed here. I also am describing some problems.  None of this is on GitHub. I guess that the parent note is xC […]

SBB Ae 3/6 II (at Galleria Baumgartner)

This page is in group MODELS. Published 10July2017, updated 1Mar2018 This note shows some pictures I was kindly allowed to shoot of the gauge ‘1’ model (scale 1/32) by Bockholt and the gauge ‘O’ model (scale 1/43.5) by Metrop at Galleria Baumgartner in Mendrisio in Switzerland in June 2017. I was given permission to publish the pictures […]