Subject: Re: Slightly Off-Topic...
To: Vance Dereksen <email@example.com>
From: NetBSD Bob <firstname.lastname@example.org>
Date: 06/26/2001 10:55:49
> > > The only AIXes I remember are AIX/6000, AIX/400, and AIX/2.
> > Don't forget AIX 1.... 1988 vintage Model 80 PeeCee AIX.
> > Slow on 16mhz, but would load and run in 2mb ram, and was rock
> > solid. I ran an email/ftp server for 12 years on the critter.
> > Not bad for a 16mhz 386 with 4mb ram.
> Which was called AIX/2, FYI 8-) Already mentioned above. I have more
> than a dozen copies, including a CD-ROM I burned from the floppies.
I am not familiar with an AIX/2.
AIX 2 was the RT version of AIX for the old RT risc box (V2.0 to V2.2.2).
AIX 1 (AKA ``AIX PS/2'') is the old PeeCee AIX (Versions 1.1, 1.2.1, 1.3).
AIX 3 and AIX 4 are the RS6K and beyond versions.
But, this is degenerating into an alt/folklore thingy.... now back
to VAX.... thinking VAX..... living VAX.... eating VAX.....(:+}}...
Smelling the VAX flowers......(or was that dustbunnies?).....(:+\\...