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Subject: [TUHS] Re: Strange Reference on Usenix_77 tape
Date: Thu, 22 Sep 2022 02:42:55 -0600	[thread overview]
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For those of us not involved with Unix in 1977, what was the
HRSTS system?


(Who first met Unix in 1980 :-)

Warner Losh <> wrote:

> Greetings,
> I was looking at the various Usenix tapes we have in the TUHS archive,
> trying to sort them all out.
> In looking at ug091377.tar.gz in Applications/Usenix_77, I found this
> paragraph at the end of its read_me
> "     Finally, if we have an executed Harvard License on file  and
>       if  there  is  room  on your tape, the directory "h" contains the
>       newest (July 1977) release of the HRSTS system.  We have also in-
>       cluded the old Toronto release in the directory "t" if it was re-
>       quested from a Toronto licensee."
> This tape had the 'h' directory, so I'll be playing around with the HRSTS
> system to see if I can get it booting in TUHS (I didn't know we had this
> til now)...  This tape did not have the 't' directory, however.
> What is 'the old Toronoto release'? I've not seen references to it so far
> in the other histories of this early period I've encountered. And does
> anybody have a copy of it?
> Warner

  reply	other threads:[~2022-09-22  8:43 UTC|newest]

Thread overview: 8+ messages / expand[flat|nested]  mbox.gz  Atom feed  top
2022-09-22  8:26 [TUHS] " Warner Losh
2022-09-22  8:42 ` arnold [this message]
2022-09-22  9:00   ` [TUHS] " Ralph Corderoy
2022-09-22 16:13     ` Warner Losh
2022-09-22 17:00       ` Lars Brinkhoff
2022-09-22 17:49         ` [TUHS] Re: Berkeley 11/70 (was Re: Strange Reference on Usenix_77 tape) Dan Cross
2022-09-22 20:38         ` [TUHS] Re: Strange Reference on Usenix_77 tape Clem Cole
2022-09-24  3:54           ` Warner Losh

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