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General Category => General Discussion => Topic started by: ej2095 on February 19, 2017, 10:44:24 PM

Title: Newbie Dumb Question
Post by: ej2095 on February 19, 2017, 10:44:24 PM
Hiya

Can you help.

Looking for Acorn  Archimedes. program called Arcol Desktop

So was wondering how do you actually download from tosec for just one particular machine?

Seem to see lots of various machines
Title: Re: Newbie Dumb Question
Post by: Maddog on February 20, 2017, 02:06:13 PM
First of all, TOSEC only provides checksums for files, not the actual files.
The use of this is that you can know what any given file you have is, by comparing its' checksum with what is in the TOSEC dats.
For actual downloads, we can not provide directions or links as it may be illegal in many countries. Other sites may have actual file downloads, but they are not affiliated with our project.

Now, for the specific program you are asking for, it does not seem to be included in the TOSEC dats anyway. This means we have never encountered it so far. If you happen to find a copy somewhere and provide us with the checksums, we will gladly include the info in our dats.  :)
Title: Re: Newbie Dumb Question
Post by: ej2095 on February 20, 2017, 05:07:50 PM
Ok thanks for reply and will do.

And apologies if i inadvertently encouraged some form of piracy (or mentioned it)