Subject: Re: OSF/1 or VMS for DS5000?
To: Joachim Buss <>
From: Matt Thomas <>
List: port-pmax
Date: 03/10/2000 05:40:21
At 02:20 AM 3/10/00 , Joachim Buss wrote:
>Hallo everyone! 
>I have a DS5000/260 and I wonder which OS:s, other than NetBSD (which I 
>use now and it works fine), Ultrix and Linux, have a version for my machine? 


>b) You've discussed OSF/1; Is there a useful, stable version availabe? 
>                                         (.. network, X-server etc..) 

DEC OSF/1 1.0 (the alpha support came in 1.2) did support the
DS5000 but it hasn't been available since 1990.

>c) Does any (open)VMS-version support my machine? 

Nope. It's not a VAX nor an Alpha.

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