Re: [midatlanticretro] Classic Ethernet for VCF-E?
- On 04/30/2012 04:26 PM, system@... wrote:
>>> Likewise, the SGI exhibit runs 10bt or 100bT through twisted-pair >Are you talking about CMU-Tek IP for VMS, or something else? I'm
>> RJ45's. It's possible Mike Loewen's HP's may have some sort of >
>> Ethernet. And someone may bring something else with some kind of >
>> TCP/IP support. > > What would it take, to have a local Ethernet
>> "backbone" through the > exhibit area? Just enough that the 11/70 might
>> be able to "ping" the > SGI Indigo 2, at least? Seems to me, it would be
>> prudent to isolate > those systems from the Infoage "network", or only
>> have one point of > crossover. Smarter network persons than I, will know
>> what it will > take to do this.
>> Well, my PDP-11/70 is running RSTS/E, for which no TCP/IP support
>> exists. It does speak DECnet, however.
> I wonder if you could port/backport CMU TCP/IP to that?
unaware of any CMU IP implementation for PDP-11.
I know you're pretty busy these days, but are you involved in/aware of
HECnet? I just brought my tunnels up last night and can see the whole
network via multiple paths. Great stuff.
Dave McGuire, AK4HZ
New Kensington, PA
- Neil Cherry <ncherry@...> writes:
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>The good news is that if we can get our hands on some Vintage Cisco
>routers we can pretty much network anything that supported Ethernet
>formatted packets. At layer 2 the Ethernet packets are all the same, as
>far as dumb layer 2 devices are concerned (this applies to anything that
>used 10Base2, 10Base5 or 10BaseT).