Resolved: Re: 11/34 sanity check

js at js at
Sun Apr 26 20:06:38 CDT 2015

On 4/26/2015 7:45 PM, Josh Dersch wrote:
>> However, I *do* admit to implying in my response that I'm of the 
>> opinion that *sometimes* people come running to the list here the 
>> instant any slight snag is encountered, without really exercising due 
>> diligence, when they might take on the challenge a bit more before 
>> doing so, thus have all the more satisfaction from arriving at the 
>> solution.
> Go back and read my initial mail.  I thought I made it clear that (A) 
> I'm pretty green at UNIBUS PDP-11 stuff and that (B) what I was 
> looking for was a sanity check -- that I hadn't overlooked anything 
> glaringly obvious before I started really digging in with the logic 
> probe.  I was not looking for someone to debug the issue for me, I 
> just wanted to make sure that my configuration was at least 
> theoretically correct by bouncing it off people with more experience 
> before I spent a day debugging and finding out it was a misplaced card 
> all along.
> Later the focus turned to the front panel itself and I was preparing 
> for a long debugging session with it when a listmember suggested not 
> trusting the cable markings.
> Thanks,
> - Josh

Ok, ok!   Too much is being made of this.

- J.

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