Subject: Re: VAX7000 3-phase
To: John Wilson <firstname.lastname@example.org>
From: Brian Hechinger <email@example.com>
Date: 03/05/2002 10:00:34
On Tue, Mar 05, 2002 at 09:39:02AM -0500, John Wilson wrote:
> Re NetBSD on a PDP-10 -- well it won't just plug 'n chug just because GCC
> is/will be available for it, the PDP-10 is wildly different from typical
> UNIX architectures in a lot of ways. But anything's possible, and it'd
> sure be ... interesting.
i think it would be cool. not sure i'd rank it as useful, but definitely a big
geek points for NetBSD.
> Keep in mind that anyone who ports UNIX to a PDP-10 will be subject to
> tarring and feathering by the regular PDP-10 crowd.
and that changes their attitudes towards us how, exactly? vaxen bad, evil
creature. bad vaxen bad vaxen.
or something along those lines. :)
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