BBS Related Links

The command center for Castle Rock BBS and related services

What is a BBS?

A BBS, or a Bulletin Board System, was basically, the Internet, before we had the Internet. Here is a link to wiki to can explain it in more detail:

https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Bulletin_board_system


Here is a link to an article written in 2017 that explains what a BBS is as well.

https://www.networkworld.com/article/3220488/servers/history-of-computers-part-1-the-bulletin-board-system.html

BBS Software

Mystic BBS - Great BBS Program still in production by an awesome developer

http://www.mysticbbs.com


Synchronet BBS - Another great BBS Program that is still in development

http://www.synchro.net


Magicka BBS - A free BBS for Linux/BSD - Still in active development by another great developer

https://magickabbs.com/


Enigma 1/2 BBS - An actively developed BBS program from another great developer

https://l33t.codes/tag/enigma-bbs

https://enigma-bbs.github.io/


WWIV BBS - Long-Time BBS program which is still being developed

http://wwivbbs.org

http://github.com/wwivbbs/wwiv

Links to some other BBS's

Agency BBS - A great BBS website with great information

http://bbs.nz


Cyberia BBS - A great BBS - The Sysop is also a developer of many great Mystic Add-ons

http://cyberia.darktech.org


Throwback BBS - Great information on this site, including information on the DoorParty game server

http://www.throwbackbbs.com


The Quantum Wormhole BBS - A new BBS, that I believe came through the wormhole from the delta quadrant. :)

http://bbs.erb.pw


PlaneT Afr0  - A new BBS running Enigma 1/2. Beware, there is a rumor the Sysop might be an escaped mental patient. :)

https://cetialphsfive.com/planet_afr0/