RSTS emulation in a browser

John Foust jfoust at
Sat Dec 7 15:12:55 CST 2019

At 09:07 PM 12/6/2019, Jay Jaeger via cctalk wrote:
>When I try and contact the site, it times out / can't connect, though I
>did manage to get an index listing by leaving off the pdp11.html.

I also saw the time­outs but a retry usually fixed it.

>Not quite sure what you mean by trying to run it "locally".   Is it that
>you downloaded and unzipped it and pointed at that as a file URL?  

Yes, loading pdp11.html locally.  Should work, no?

>Or did you copy it to a local web server you have?

Yes, I've done that, and it runs fine there.

>There are at least three files involved, I spect:  pdp11.html, pdp11.js
>and bootcode.js, and probably vt11,js, pdp-11-45.svg and pdp11-70.svg as

Yes, I've been wishing it was better documented.  But all the source is there.

- John

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