ploopster at gmail.com
Tue Sep 6 12:57:37 CDT 2005
Ram Meenakshisundaram wrote:
> This is my first venture (or an attempt to venture) into the world of VMS.
> I have a couple of questions:
> 1) Is there an emulator, etc to run OpenVMS on and where can I get it as
> well as OpenVMS?
SIMH (Emulator): http://simh.trailing-edge.com/
You need to be an Encompass member to get VMS licenses.
> 2) Does OpenVMS support the notion of shared libraries (DLL to you windoze
> I want to re-port an old application, but want to use OpenVMS instead. I
> don't have a machine that is capable of running VMS (nor do I have the space
> for one), so an emulator will suffice....
Why don't you get a VAXstation 4000/vlc? It's one of the tiniest
pizza-box cases I've ever seen. Significantly smaller than something
like a Sun 3/60.
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