TCP/IP for VMS 5.4
ajp166 at bellatlantic.net
Tue Jul 14 06:18:32 CDT 2009
>Subject: RE: TCP/IP for VMS 5.4
> From: "Robert Jarratt" <robert.jarratt at ntlworld.com>
> Date: Mon, 13 Jul 2009 21:11:38 +0100
> To: "'General Discussion: On-Topic and Off-Topic Posts'"
> <cctalk at classiccmp.org>, <cctech at classiccmp.org>
>> OK, I'm only running three MicroVAXIIs, 7 MicroVAX3100s (2 are m76)
>> and two
>> MicroVAX2000s. FOr OSs I run VMS5.2, 5.44, 7.3 and Ultrix32V4.2. I
>> have 4 RD54s and 4 RD53s functional and a few SCSI drives. Maybe the
>> is my copy of 5.44 is is the DEC release from back then when I got the
>> (MVII GPX) as part of the severence along with all the paks. With the
>> DECWindows plus Pathworks RD54 is pretty much full and that with swap
>> and page
>> on a separate disk.
>I was careful not to select any options, wary about space, so I did not put
>DECWindows on and I don't (think) I have Pathworks. I also do not have any
>layered products on yet, but the most I plan to add is going to be either
>VAX Pascal or VAX C and maybe FMS, I don't know how much space these are
>going to take up. At the moment I am just happy that I have it basically
>Any details you have on reviving RD53s and RD54s would be very welcome.
the revive thing is restricted to 53s, 54s when they die the best you can hope
for is to swap board and HDAs to get a good one...maybe.
To do the internal work on RD53s one must be brave as it means opeing the drive
and working with tools. Oh and all tools must be demagnetized first.
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