First VAX-11/730 VMS Boot! (was: Re: VAX-11/730 %BOOT-F-Unexpected Machine Check)

Glen Slick glen.slick at
Sat Jun 13 20:01:48 CDT 2015

On Sat, Jun 13, 2015 at 5:45 PM, Mark J. Blair <nf6x at> wrote:
> Thanks, I will read that. But how do I enter the reply command when the BACKUP program is hogging the console? Is there a VMS equivalent to the way a task can be suspended in UNIX with ^Z?

I'm no expert, but I think you can sometimes do ^Y, and then CONTINUE,
but only if you only execute built-in commands between the ^Y and the

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