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Could one connect an old dumb terminal to a modern PC? I have this fantasy of hacking around with some vi on an old ADM-3A, but have no idea if it's networkable with modern hardware.

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They can treat masochism now.... – geekosaur May 31 '11 at 18:28
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You would probably need a serial-to-USB adapter. Otherwise, and assuming you set $TERM properly, it should just work.

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