Anyone have a spare DECstation in europe for a developer?

Johnny Billquist bqt at
Sun Dec 28 18:20:47 CST 2014

On 2014-12-28 22:56, David Brownlee wrote:
> Björn Johannesson has been working on the VAX framebuffer and keyboard
> code in NetBSD to get X running on the LCG equipped machines (like the
> VAXstation 4000/VLC and 4000/60).
> He's expressed an interest in looking at some issues in the DECstation
> X11 code, but doesn't have access to an appropriate machine.
> On the offchance, would anyone know of a little DECstation which might
> appreciate a new lease of life as a development box? :)
> Björn is in Sweden, but I've heard that for the appropriate
> remuneration there are companies which will transport computers across
> oceans in (relative) safety :-p

If he hasn't got anything before august, I might help out from Stockholm...
But I would expect there are a bunch of people around who could help.


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