BBS software for the PDP 11

geneb geneb at
Thu May 18 09:10:59 CDT 2017

On Thu, 18 May 2017, william degnan wrote:

> That's what I was thinking.  I have some FidoNET files and mail from the
> Rainbow.  My guess the BBS would have been written in Pascal or C if for
> the Rainbow (guess only) so if you wanted to attempt to port, after you
> find a Rainbow BBS?  I'd start with a Rainbow BBS disassembly/decompile and
> see if you can convert to the PDP 11 running the same language/compile it.
Well a Rainbow specific bbs program isn't going to really help him at all 
- technically, any bbs source he can find in a language that's available 
on the 11/34 could be used for the purposes of porting.


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