jacob.ritorto at gmail.com
Thu Jan 29 23:27:38 CST 2015
Thanks Dennis. Did you, perchance, modify it to speak to the old 11/34
console emulator (unlikely since you mention an 11/93 (Lucky!)) ? I think
maybe that device doesn't speak proper "ODT," or perhaps a dialect of it
that VTserver may not have been expecting as mine won't auto-feed the
initial stuff to the '11 and I have to key it all in manually (ugh). I
might write code to mitigate this if I get really motivated.
Then again, I tried to use vtserver on a modern macintosh, which may have
been my folly. Trying again with a nice old OpenSolaris SPARC next before
diving into hard debugging...
tips / suggestions (other than "run Linux") welcome.
On Fri, Jan 30, 2015 at 12:10 AM, Dennis Boone <drb at msu.edu> wrote:
> > Has anyone used this software
> > ftp://minnie.tuhs.org/pub/PDP-11/Vtserver/README against a real
> > pdp11?
> I have, and I know others have.
> I had to fiddle with the boot code to get it to work properly with my
> /93. I may have also fiddled with the expect/send bits of vtserver
> itself where it's uploading the boot code; it's been a while, and the
> first thing to go is the kidney between the ears.
More information about the cctalk