Subject: RE: RL01 support in NetBSD?
To: John A. Maier <>
From: Dave McGuire <>
List: port-vax
Date: 02/17/2000 17:18:28
On February 17, John A. Maier wrote:
> That is wierd!  I was just wondering if I could rip the controller for a   
> RL02 out of my old PDP-11/23 and drop it in my uVAX II.  Not that there   
> is any real reason I would want to, I really hated those things.
> 5megs(RL01)/10Megs(RL02) and the box is 50-75kg!  If you want parts for   
> your RL01/2, I've got 10 in my shed.  Those things died so often, I had   
> to keep spares.  I do not miss them...

  Wow...I've *never* heard that about RLs.  I've run probably ten of
them in my day; only had one die once...and that was due to lightning.

             -Dave McGuire