Subject: Re: my latest haul (and QBus questions)
To: Lord Isildur <>
From: Brian Hechinger <>
List: port-vax
Date: 07/22/2001 00:27:32
On Sun, Jul 22, 2001 at 12:20:43AM -0400, Lord Isildur wrote:
> oh, it is, i know. i have a cqd223 for tapes, and a 423 for the disks.. 
> *grin* 


> i meant that, those boards can only do either tape or disk, but not both
> at once, and i consider disk more useful than tape if i only can have
> one of them.

ah, see that's a rather important thing to know, otherwise i woulda tried 
hooking up disks and tapes. :)

> > First rejumper it so that it starts its TMSCP emulation at the second tape 
> > device. That will keep the qbus happy otherwise the tqk70 and the cmd will 
> > argue with each other :-)
> yup :)
>  well, it's a pretty short argument.. whoever's closer will win.. :)

really?  from what i can tell, after booting, i type SHOW DEV and they are
still fighting since my TK50 shows up as -? instead of -MUA0