[rescue] Looking for Ultrix 4 for DECstation

Ian Finder ian.finder at gmail.com
Fri Jul 22 16:10:09 CDT 2011

I.E. as a younger collector I think it will get a lot harder to find
this stuff when the current generation of enthusiasts is gone and lots
of media gets pitched by your kids and their spouses.

Not a fun idea, but a valid point I think...

On Fri, Jul 22, 2011 at 2:07 PM, Ian Finder <ian.finder at gmail.com> wrote:
> Sometimes I think preservation trumps legality... Humans are not very
> good at realizing they're not on track to preserve the past. In 20
> years, we'll probably wish the computer history we've irretrievably
> lost had been more widely distributed.
> On Fri, Jul 22, 2011 at 1:58 PM, Mouse <mouse at rodents-montreal.org> wrote:
>>> I have an ISO image for Ultrix 4.4 handy, but compressed it takes up
>>> about 44 Megs of space.  Does anybody have an FTP server handy?
>> I could host it with no problem, from a strictly technical perspective.
>> But what are the redistribution terms on it?  If you can convince me
>> it's legal, I'm game.  (I'm not quite ready to try to play the
>> abandonware card for Ultrix just yet.)
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