AT&T terminal keyboards?

Ken Seefried seefriek at
Fri Jun 26 20:59:51 CDT 2015

From: Ethan Dicks <ethan.dicks at>
>I just picked up a couple of AT&T terminals, a 730+ and a 5620 "Blit"

Some people have *all* the luck.

>I read on one of the several FAQs that I can use an AT&T 4410 terminal
>keyboard with the 730+.

It's been a long time, but I'm pretty sure the keyboard is the same across
the AT&T 600 & 700 series terminal lines.  I'm pretty sure the 4410 is the

>I've found the trove of old Blit apps, etc. and see how tortuous the
>path is to get layers working, etc.,

Not sure if anyone has tried to build it in a decade or so, but it did at
one time build on BSD 4.x.  Obviously SVr3 and SVr4 are easier.  No idea
about Linux, but I suspect it would be painful.

>but for now, I've got a couple
>old terminals that are entirely unlike any of the DEC terminals >I have,
so that by itself is cool.

Rub it in :-)


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