VMS Notify SimH beeping

Johnny Billquist bqt at update.uu.se
Mon Mar 16 13:18:59 CDT 2015

On 2015-03-16 19:00, Sander Reiche wrote:
> Probably stupid question, I'm sure, but I'd like to disable the beeping of
> SimH when VMS is notifying. I cannot seem to find anything of a
> configurable parameter in the documentation.
> Am I missing something?

Yes. simh isn't the one doing the beeping.

VMS is outputting the BEL character, and your terminal program reacts to 
that, just as it reacts to CR, LF or BS. Just that BEL causes your 
terminal program to emit a sound.

Change the config in your terminal program, if possible.


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