Zenith Data Systems Terminals at U of Washington auction 2/2/08

Eric Josephson ericj at speakeasy.org
Sat Jan 26 15:24:37 CST 2008

On Sat, 26 Jan 2008, Robert Nansel wrote:

> Wow, that takes me back.  Hacking away on Pascal programs on H-19
> terminals in the H-19 editor at two-thirty in the morning in the
> ACC...the vending machine that dispensed rhino piss they claimed was
> tea.  Oh, those were the days.
> H-19 was the first screen editor I ever used, though I never did get
> used to the "colour" command system they introduced in later years.
> Bah, the old system worked fine, why did they hafta go and change it?
Do you know if they ever diestributed the H19 editor outside the UW?
I haven't seen it in any of the VMS archives.

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