loading images via serial port
brad at heeltoe.com
Sat Nov 18 07:30:32 CST 2006
"Zane H. Healy" wrote:
>At 10:47 PM -0600 11/16/06, Jay West wrote:
>>Didn't someone on the list create a program to load disk images from
>>a pc serial port to a pdp's hard disk? I know vtserver, but I
>>thought someone on the list wrote something smaller....?
>I think what you're looking for is called vtserver.
>Here is one version. http://home.alltel.net/engdahl/vtserver.htm
note: this works fine an 11/34 and Qbus cpu's but it won't work on an
It could be hacked to work on a 11/44 using an alternate serial port
but I've never seen that. The 11/44 console responds to control characters
(like ^P) rendering the protocol unworkable.
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