Turning a VAX 11/750 into a workstation (Re: VMS for MicroVAX II/III (was Re: Value of a PDP/8?))

Zane H. Healy healyzh at aracnet.com
Sun Mar 11 00:35:34 CST 2007


At 10:37 PM -0500 3/10/07, Sridhar Ayengar wrote:
>Bill Pechter wrote:
>>The DEC VS11/VSV11 kind of did the earliest "Vax workstation."
>>
>>It was a Qbus graphics subsystem with 20 inch monitor which hooked up to a
>>Unibus interface.
>
>I'm reasonably certain there was an earlier workstation 
>configuration for VAXen.  I think the earliest was a UNIBUS-attached 
>graphical console for the VAX 11/780.
>
>Peace...  Sridhar

I believe you're thinking of the VAXstation 100 terminal (aka VS100).

	Zane


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