Pdp11/05 boot media

Bill Degnan billdegnan at gmail.com
Tue Apr 21 07:02:59 CDT 2020

Using an older version OS and PDPGUI send a tape image into RAM through the
serial port.  Helps if you have a m9312 ROM board.  You can make rx01 disks
using dunfield's disk utility (right?) I believe but I never actually did
this myself.


On Tue, Apr 21, 2020, 5:35 AM Doug Jackson via cctalk <cctalk at classiccmp.org>

> Hi everybody
> I'm the proud owner of a PDP11/05 system with a couple of 8" floppy
> drives.  I believe they are likely to be RX01s.
> Does anybody on the list have some boot media that they could provide.  I
> understand that the controller can't format the disks so I'm in a
> frustrating state where I don't know where to start.
> Doug Jackson
> Canberra  Australia.

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