Re: [midatlanticretro] Re: fun electronics+vintage success
- On 6/8/11 1:32 AM, Jeff Jonas wrote:
>> So, I rewrote the assembler assists for MVS,Thanks!
>> wrote the small pile of JCL required to compile it all,
>> and got it working today.
>> I'm now happily running SPICE simulations under MVS 3.8J
>> on an emulated (via Hercules) IBM 370.
> Wow, congratulations!
> That's more patience than I have for the stuff.Well, I learned a lot, nearly all of which applies to modern
mainframes, of which there are a great many in the area I'm moving into.
But much of the patience comes from the "labor of love" aspect of
things. I'm a programmer and hardware designer, and I have a fetish for
marrying old technology with new. I use modern SPICE all the time,
running it like this is lots of fun. :)
> But for me, the experience is not complete withoutThat would be really, really cool!
> the sights& sounds of the card reader& line printer :-(
> When MARCH gets a card reader running,
> we ought to USB interface it to a PC running the emulator!
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