PDP-11 Hard Drives
ajp166 at bellatlantic.net
Thu Oct 6 15:11:16 CDT 2005
>Subject: Re: PDP-11 Hard Drives
> From: "Joe R." <rigdonj at cfl.rr.com>
> Date: Thu, 06 Oct 2005 14:25:01 +0000
> To: "General Discussion: On-Topic and Off-Topic Posts" <cctalk at classiccmp.org>
>At 09:17 AM 10/6/05 -0400, Allison wrote:
>>>Subject: PDP-11 Hard Drives
>>> From: Madcrow Maxwell <madcrow.maxwell at gmail.com>
>>> Date: Thu, 06 Oct 2005 08:40:54 -0400
>>> To: cctalk at classiccmp.org
>>>I've been looking for a list of the various hard drive units available
>>>for the PDP-11 and their capacites, but have not been able to find one
>>>online. Can anybody help me out here?
>>Reason is your asking too broad a question.
>>PDP-11 was a series of CPUs/systems that used at least 4 busses and
>>an even greater array of storage facilities over the period from 1970
>>to current(yes current!). So to even start answering the question.
>>What cpu or bus? Or what time period? Fixed or removable?
> And factory and/or 3rd party drives. If you want to include 3rd party it
>would take a book to list them all!
I also forgot to ask what OS as tere wer device limits on some such as
exists with RT-11 (32mb per logical device). And what generation of OS
such as Unix V6 (no mscp).
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