A Personal Milestone (Data General Emulation)
mjkerpan at kerpan.com
Thu Jun 2 16:34:31 CDT 2022
Very cool. Maybe this will cause some of the documentation and software
that have been locked away in various private archives to finally shake
On Thu, Jun 2, 2022, 4:46 PM Stephen Merrony via cctech <
cctech at classiccmp.org> wrote:
> I hope hope you don't mind me sharing a little personal milestone: today
> my long-winded attempt at a Data General AOS/VS emulator ran an original
> third-party program successfully for the first time.
> There are actually two closely-coupled emulators, one that attempts to
> emulate MV class hardware, and another that tries to provide a virtual
> AOS/VS environment.
> Due to the frustrating lack of freely available documentation and
> software for these machines which ceased production in the mid-1990s, I
> am now focusing on the AOS/VS emulator.
> Oh, the program that ran was OTHELLO, from the NADGUG (North American
> Data General User Group) games collection. I lost the game :-/
> If anyone is interested, the emulator status is here:
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