RT11 sysgen and disk partitions
Jerome H. Fine
jhfinexgs2 at compsys.to
Sun Mar 13 22:21:21 CST 2005
>Good point... that is true. But it is possible for system and
>foreground jobs to fetch handlers if certain steps are taken
>and if the program is designed a certain way... but it is not
>for the faint of heart. I believe I used the technique in my
>RTEFTP program... I'll have to check on the specifics.
Jerome Fine replies:
I have never seen any documentation for this. I though
I remember seeing that the .Fetch EMT rejects a request
from a job that is not the background job (zero).
In addition, where is the device driver code to be placed,
especially if a background job is already running which
would often be the case?
Also, I asked about the possibility of DU(X).SYS having
128 or even 256 units. Did you miss that question?
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