The WABAC Machine BBS.

(Wavelength Acceleration Bidirectional Asynchronous Controller)
 


Telnet in and step back in time!
Running Worldgroup 2.0!
Online since 1994.
Galactic Empire, TW2002(Pro), 2 Lord Games, Wilderness MUD, SUB Striker and a lot more! Free Access, Internet Email, IRC and more!

All this running on one computer under DOS 6.22!

The BBS is running on dedicated hardware not as a VM.

The BBS Server lives in the Computer Labs Main Server Rack.

Main Server Rack

 

 

 

 

BBS Server

 

BBS Server – Doors Open

The BBS is running on Worldgroup 2.0.

Worldgroup System Console

The BBS is using MajorTCP by Vircom allowed the BBS, running under DOS to support TCP/IP.

The BBS supports the following protocols:

Not bad for a DOS box.

What can you do on the BBS? Well you can play online games (Galactic Empire, TW2002(Pro), 2 Lord Games, Wilderness MUD, SUB Striker and a lot more! ) with other players or send and receive email (full internet access) or Download files and programs. This is what the online world looked like before the World Wide Web or even AOL.

You can access the BBS through this web page (at the top of the page) or you can download a telnet client program and connect directly.

Here is a link to some telnet clients.

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