First VAX-11/730 VMS Boot! (was: Re: VAX-11/730 %BOOT-F-Unexpected Machine Check)

Peter Coghlan cctalk at
Sat Jun 13 16:29:20 CDT 2015

> I'm having trouble with the password reset procedure (but will resolve it by
> the end of this message). When I run AUTHORIZE, I get this:


> $ set noon
> set noon
> $ spawn /nowait sys$
> spawn /nowait sys$
> %DCL-S-SPAWNED, process SYSTEM_1 spawned
> $
> %DCL-W-NOLBLS, label ignored - use only within command procedures
> %DCL-W-PARMDEL, invalid parameter delimiter - check use of special characters
>  \.COM\

Did I say that?

I meant:

$ spawn /nowait @sys$


Peter Coghlan.

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