Lisp Machine Keyboards ⌨

By Xah Lee. Date: . Last updated: .

To understand the history of lisp machine keyboards, you must know some history of lisp machines.

Lisp Machines are computers (hardware) designed to run lisp programing language efficiently.

Lisp Machine pretty much stopped in 1990, due to the beginning of Personal Computer that are cheaper and faster, and “AI Winter” (industry's failed expectation of AI research).

2021-07-18 Wikipedia Lisp machine

Lisp Machine Keyboard USB Driver

2018-07-12 by Mike McMahon (aka MMcM) https://github.com/MMcM/lmkbd2#space-cadet-direct


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