pdp-11 assembly standards

Noel Chiappa jnc at mercury.lcs.mit.edu
Tue Jan 10 08:30:59 CST 2017

    > From: Lars Brinkhoff

    > What's the difference between PAL-11 and MACRO-11?

Without going through the manuals at length, basically MACRO-11 supports
macros, and PAL-11 doesn't. The syntax is otherwise very similar.

    > PALX is also the name for a cross assembler targeting PDP-11.

I know it was used on ITS (although the PALX source had assembly options for
all the main PDP-10 OS's, except TOPS-10), was that where it was written, do
you happen to know? It's in MIDAS, so probably...


More information about the cctalk mailing list