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Re: [midatlanticretro] Unibus or Q-Bus Systems?

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  • B. Degnan
    ... How about an ATT 3b2. We have a lot of 3B2 s at MARCH. Don t remember if they run UNIX or some custom OS. I d have to look that up. bd
    Message 1 of 42 , May 3, 2013
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      -------- Original Message --------
      > From: "tedheadster" <whiteheadm@...>
      > Sent: Friday, May 03, 2013 10:41 AM
      > To: midatlanticretro@yahoogroups.com
      > Subject: Re: [midatlanticretro] Unibus or Q-Bus Systems?
      >
      > Evan,
      > yeah, but you said it is running VMS which makes it a distant second
      > choice compared to Unix. Unsure how to write raw disk images with a VMS
      > command. I vaguely remember how to mount foreign tapes......
      >
      > - Matthew

      How about an ATT 3b2. We have a lot of 3B2's at MARCH. Don't remember if
      they run UNIX or some custom OS. I'd have to look that up.

      bd
    • Dave McGuire
      ... I don t blame them! Great stuff. ... That s actually a reasonable business model for a company the size of AT&T. ;) -Dave -- Dave McGuire, AK4HZ New
      Message 42 of 42 , May 3, 2013
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        On 05/03/2013 08:05 PM, Vince Fleming wrote:
        > They were really popular with managers at Bell Labs and other areas of
        > AT&T - I remember my manager at AT&T International had one around 1997,
        > too. Many managers had them.

        I don't blame them! Great stuff.

        > It would be typical that AT&T would design something and they be the only
        > ones that ever bought them. :)

        That's actually a reasonable business model for a company the size of AT&T. ;)

        -Dave

        --
        Dave McGuire, AK4HZ
        New Kensington, PA
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