Where to get a Vax or microvax

Ian S. King isking at uw.edu
Tue Jun 30 22:11:46 CDT 2015

I've been saying for some time that I think VAXen breed in the corners - I
don't quite know where all of these VAXstations came from.  (I still want a
VLC, though - just saying.)  -- Ian

On Tue, Jun 30, 2015 at 6:57 PM, Ethan Dicks <ethan.dicks at gmail.com> wrote:

> On Tue, Jun 30, 2015 at 9:33 PM, Fred Cisin <cisin at xenosoft.com> wrote:
> > If you have some storage, then you can lose a microcomputer.
> Oh, yeah.
> > If you lose a minicomputer, then you have a lot of storage.
> I recently found an 11/730 I thought I had to get rid of in 1994...
> (turns out I got rid of a spare we bought to harvest parts from.  I
> kept the working one.  Now to refurb the TU58)
> > If you lose a mainframe, then you have ENOUGH storage.
> Hasn't happened yet.
> -ethan

Ian S. King, MSIS, MSCS, Ph.D. Candidate
The Information School <http://ischool.uw.edu>

Archivist, Voices From the Rwanda Tribunal <http://tribunalvoices.org>
Value Sensitive Design Research Lab <http://vsdesign.org>

University of Washington

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