TU-58 in simh

Don North north at alum.mit.edu
Fri Apr 21 20:36:15 CDT 2017

On 4/21/2017 6:34 PM, Don North via cctalk wrote:
> On 4/21/2017 4:25 PM, Brian L. Stuart via cctalk wrote:
>> I've seen suggestion that TU-58s are emulated in simh on
>> PDP-11s.  However, I'm not seeing it in a show dev and my
>> google-fu is failing me to find any info on how to use it.  Any
>> pointers on how to boot from a TU-58 image?
>> TIA,
>> BLS
> Using simh v4.0 from github, in the PDP11 simh ini file:
>   set tdc enable
>   attach tdc0 tu58.dsk
> then assuming tu58.dsk is a bootable image:
>   boot tdc0
> Only two units 0,1 are supported (just like a real dual drive) and the images 
> must be 262,144 bytes in size (like a real tu58 cartridge).
Removed the '*'s from the above simh commands (which were inserted because of 
thunderbird bolding the text ...)

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