PDP 11/73 on the Internet

Dave McGuire mcguire at neurotica.com
Sat Jun 6 13:50:44 CDT 2009


On Jun 5, 2009, at 4:14 PM, Patrick Finnegan wrote:
>>> Well, out of curiosity, I'm going to attempt to build gzip and wget
>>> on it. I hope it doesn't crash.
>>
>>    That'll be fun.
>>
>>> It's damnably slow, but at least it works.
>>
>>    Yep.  The scary thing is...an OS like RSX-11 or RSTS/E is quite
>> zippy on a machine like that.
>
> Or, RT-11.  Though, RT-11 is quite zippy even on an 11/03. :)

   Yebbut...RT-11 doesn't really do a whole lot. ;)  I'm a RSTS/E and  
RSX-11 man.

           -Dave

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Dave McGuire
Port Charlotte, FL




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