Re: New group user intro from a guy who's used UNIX since Day 1
- --- In firstname.lastname@example.org, Jerry K wrote:
> > On 02/ 1/13 10:27 AM, Jon LaBadie wrote:Hi Jerry,
> > [...]
> > On Fri, Feb 01, 2013 at 02:08:28AM -0800, Thad Floryan wrote:
> >> Hi All,
> >> I learned of this group earlier yesterday via a URL posted in the
> > ...
> >> My first home computers were AT&T 3B1 aka UNIXpc aka PC7300
> That is excellent.
> I was an ATT 3B2 admin back in the day.
Those were "interesting" systems; I also had a 3B2/310 if I recall the
model number correctly -- it's been awhile and I simply ran out of
room to stockpile computers. AT&T gave me that 3B2 to develop some
software and didn't want it returned when I was finished. Same thing
happened with IBM and an AIX box using a PPC CPU and with DEC with an
Alpha-based OSF/1 system. I wish I could have have donated all those
to the Computer History Museum which is only 4 miles from me (now) but
the museum didn't exist at the time (mid-1990's; the museum began in
> Welcome aboard.Thank you very much!