• Atari BBS's on the internet!

    From Greg Goodwin@1:10/345 to All on Friday, March 16, 2007 01:20:24
    Some of these are assisted by Linux computers. ;)

    (Many of the BBSÖs below started out as dialup BBSÖs| were shut down due to
    inactivity, and then restarted finding new life as a
    telnet BBS.)

    Atari BBS List 03/07/2007
    Modified from ongoing list at:

    -- EMULATED Atari 8-bit ---
    (View ATASCII graphics on your PC by downloading ATS.20 http://www.atarimax.com/atariterm/downloads/ats.exe)

    01 Closer to Home BBS
    (The first telnet BBS that emerged onto the telnet BBS scene in 1999.
    A bit slow, but has been one consistant BBS as well.)
    (Break movies can be found here)

    02 The Boot Factory
    WEB: http://bf.amfband.com
    A8bit BBS: telnet://bfbbs.no-ip.com
    or: telnet://bfbbs.dtdns.net

    -- REAL Atari 8-bit Ran ---

    03 Inside The 8-bit - (2 lines)

    04 MouseNet BBS

    -- EMULATED Atari ST BBS ô

    05 The Grove BBS

    -- REAL Atari ST Ran ----

    06 Dark Force BBS (Run on a Mega 2 ST)
    (Make sure to hit enter after connecting. It will display £ATA� and
    go from there. Screen will be blank till you do that.)

    07 ST Guild BBS

    --- ATARI CHAT AREAS ---

    08 telnet://irc.atarichat.net
    (Enter "atari" at login, skip the password (enter), and then enter a name..
    will take you straight to the IRC chat.)
    Someone is there most of the time.
    (This IRC chat was started in 2006 and can be reached by
    typical IRC means as well.)

    09 telnet://www.atarinews.org
    (Enter in this order... "bbs", "Bbs", enter name and password at the next
    login, enter, t for talk, c for chat, then a name and you're in)
    Chat times 7:00 PM CST Tuesday nights
    10:00 am CST Sunday (EuroChat)
    (This chat has been faithfully going on since 2004, and
    has run on other chat clients before this since 1999.)

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