> > > It may have been a minority system in the US, but in Europe it was god like, with
> > > millions of sales.
> > Even in the countries where they did the best, the 16-bit machines never got close
> > the installed base numbers that the 8-bit giants like the C64 had. (The C64 was
> > actually still selling when Commodore went under).
> > And take off your parochial UK blinders, the Atari ST was god like in France ;-)
> Yeah, at least Germany and most of Scandinavia were heavily Commodore territory,
> until Doom came out and everyone wanted a PC :P
Italy too was Commodore territory: as far as I can remember, everyone I knew at the time had a commodore