[rescue] really old SysVr4
slawmaster at gmail.com
Mon Jan 7 00:31:07 CST 2008
On 1/7/08, wa2egp at att.net <wa2egp at att.net> wrote:
> -------------- Original message ----------------------
> From: adh at an.bradford.ma.us (Sandwich Maker)
> > " From: Steve Hatle <shatle at nfldinet.com>
> > "
> > " On 12/27/07 8:43 PM, "slawmaster" wrote:
> > "
> > "
> > " > I would really like to get a 3b2 system, run Research Unix on it, and
> > " > try to locate a Blit terminal to hook up. If anybody in the San
> > " > Francisco area has any of this stuff lying around, let me know.
> > "
> > " Aye, a Blit/DMD 5620 would be fun. I have a 3b2/310 now (free on Craigslist)
> > " but I'd like a 5620 like I had back when.
> > back when i worked at bell labs, i set up a test system that was
> > piloted from 730mtgs and hosted on a 3b2/600. there's a paper in the
> > bell labs technical library with my name on it, describing the setup.
> > ah, the memories...
> Now you guys are making me want to pull my 3b2/1000 out, hook up the terminal and fire it up. Need a little heat in the basement. Is the 5620 the one with the 8 1/2 by 14 screen? I have a terminal that's similar with the big red mouse. One of the most comfortable mice for my big fat hands. :)
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Yeah, the 5620 had a portrait screen with the awesome red mouse. You
better keep that kit under lock and key or you'll find it magically
disappearing into my house some night ;)
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