From: Lars Brinkhoff <firstname.lastname@example.org>
To: Warner Losh <email@example.com>
Cc: The Eunuchs Hysterical Society <firstname.lastname@example.org>
Subject: [TUHS] Re: Strange Reference on Usenix_77 tape
Date: Thu, 22 Sep 2022 17:00:06 +0000 [thread overview]
Message-ID: <email@example.com> (raw)
In-Reply-To: <CANCZdfrqBcLmaxig6gCV4NY3Ndkw2PQE=yxVT7hvnik0hVBjMQ@mail.gmail.com> (Warner Losh's message of "Thu, 22 Sep 2022 10:13:38 -0600")
Warner Losh wrote:
> > For those of us not involved with Unix in 1977, what was the
> > HRSTS system?
> ‘The Harvard/Radcliffe Student Time-sharing System Terminal Users Guide,
> 1st edition, September 10, 1974, Center for Research in Computing
> Technology, Harvard University’.
> These are the same folks that also did the LISP that appeared in
> various 2BSD distributions as well. There's a special C compiler.
I found a description in a Usenix paper, and it really seems to be a
lot of "Harvard specials" in there. MACRO-11, LINK-11, DDT, TECO,
FILCOM, shell with TENEX file completion, even ECL. To me it looks
like a layer of PDP-10 on top of Unix.
next prev parent reply other threads:[~2022-09-22 17:00 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 ` [TUHS] " arnold
2022-09-22 9:00 ` Ralph Corderoy
2022-09-22 16:13 ` Warner Losh
2022-09-22 17:00 ` Lars Brinkhoff [this message]
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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