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

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  • B. Degnan
    ... any ... Just playing on the always sub thread we had going. I always do that
    Message 1 of 42 , May 3 12:30 PM
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      -------- Original Message --------
      > From: "Dave McGuire" <Mcguire@...>
      > Sent: Friday, May 03, 2013 3:25 PM
      > To: midatlanticretro@yahoogroups.com
      > Subject: Re: [midatlanticretro] Unibus or Q-Bus Systems?
      >
      > On 05/03/2013 02:54 PM, B. Degnan wrote:
      > >> I was referring to machines SOLD by AT&T. They "Always" ran UNIX.
      > >>
      > >> I would love to hear of a documented case of them selling a 3B2 with
      any
      > > other OS installed.
      > >>
      > >> ________________________________________
      > >
      > > The AT&T 6300 always never ran UNIX.
      >
      > You're a mean, bad man. ;)
      >
      > -Dave


      Just playing on the "always" sub thread we had going. I always do that
    • 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 6:33 PM
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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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