Subject: Re: heck, are 11/785s extinct? - memories
To: Akos Varga <>
From: Gunther Schadow <>
List: port-vax
Date: 07/26/2001 01:10:55
Akos Varga wrote:

> All I know that I found two complete 11/585 CPU boardsets, complete
> with backplane and cardcage a few years ago, and _then_ a complete
> 2x2 CPU system (two 11/787 (two-processored 11/785 systems) that were
> connected thru a shared memory box), which was an unbelievable sight...
> I was a bit sad that I couldn't take that system home, but obviously it was
> too big (first I'd had to ship it 200 kilometres, and then find him a good
> home...), so all I have are memories and a few pictures....

Drives the tears into my eyes!

Gunther Schadow, M.D., Ph.D.          
Medical Information Scientist      Regenstrief Institute for Health Care
Adjunct Assistant Professor        Indiana University School of Medicine