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From: William Pechter <pechter@gmail.com>
Cc: TUHS <tuhs@minnie.tuhs.org>
Subject: Re: [TUHS] dmr streams & networking [was: Re: If not Linux, then what?]
Date: Wed, 28 Aug 2019 18:36:34 -0400
Message-ID: <c0c10630-2711-0221-04d4-f291842b07a2@gmail.com> (raw)
In-Reply-To: <CAKr6gn1ZHLerb4sODqYzMo8zi82gRAt6RnB3Wjtany8TdD15qg@mail.gmail.com>

I could've sworn 4.x BSD supported Micom Internan NI1010 or some other early
ethernet like 3com as well as the DEC boards.

Anyone have the 4.1 or 4.2 BSD docs handy.  Mine are boxed away for safe 
keeping.

On 8/28/2019 6:29 PM, George Michaelson wrote:
> This is an object lesson in not making assumptions about things. I had
> always assumed the V in UNIX 32V stood for something which went to
> demand paging, from 'Virtual Addressing'. Turns out: I was wrong.
>
> One other note about sockets: The original 4.2 port had to be used by
> a lot of people without the ethernet, because we didn't have the DEC
> ethernet card it was written to. This made unix domain sockets very
> interesting because you could test in them. Except: the very first
> test program somebody wrote at Leeds university to create and write to
> a unix domain socket in /tmp crashed the vax. ... (this was around
> 1982/3) -We were warned off using sockets until the first patch tape
> came in the post.
>
>


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Thread overview: 49+ messages / expand[flat|nested]  mbox.gz  Atom feed  top
2019-08-28  9:17 Paul Ruizendaal
2019-08-28 10:44 ` Angelo Papenhoff
2019-08-28 17:57 Doug McIlroy
2019-08-28 18:05 ` Adam Thornton
2019-08-28 18:08 ` arnold
2019-08-28 18:27 ` Warner Losh
2019-08-28 18:34   ` Warner Losh
2019-08-28 21:54 ` Rob Pike
2019-08-29  6:43   ` arnold
2019-08-29  7:39     ` Rob Pike
2019-08-29 16:26       ` arnold
2019-08-29  3:29 ` Lawrence Stewart
2019-08-29  4:10   ` Larry McVoy
2019-08-28 18:41 Doug McIlroy
2019-08-28 18:49 ` arnold
2019-08-28 19:03   ` Chet Ramey
2019-08-28 19:05     ` Larry McVoy
2019-08-29 14:58       ` Jason Stevens
2019-08-29 16:25         ` arnold
2019-08-29 16:38           ` Ralph Corderoy
2019-08-29 17:35             ` arnold
2019-08-28 21:55 ` Rob Pike
2019-08-28 22:29   ` George Michaelson
2019-08-28 22:36     ` William Pechter [this message]
2019-08-28 23:02       ` Arthur Krewat
2019-08-29  0:11       ` Clem cole
2019-08-29  0:18         ` George Michaelson
2019-08-29  6:27         ` Lars Brinkhoff
2019-08-30 20:21 Norman Wilson
2019-08-30 20:28 ` Larry McVoy
2019-08-30 20:39 ` Clem Cole
2019-08-30 21:52   ` Larry McVoy
2019-08-31  0:58     ` Clem Cole
2019-08-31  1:13       ` Bakul Shah
2019-08-31  2:46         ` Clem cole
2019-08-31  2:57           ` Clem cole
2019-08-31  3:14             ` Gregg Levine
2019-08-31  3:47               ` Clem cole
2019-08-31  3:38             ` Bakul Shah
2019-08-31  5:37             ` Dave Horsfall
2019-08-31 19:03               ` Clem Cole
2019-09-05  5:11                 ` Al Kossow
2019-09-02  8:28               ` Peter Jeremy
2019-09-02 23:26                 ` Dave Horsfall
2019-08-31  3:19           ` Bakul Shah
2019-08-31  9:43 Rudi Blom
2019-08-31 15:41 ` Clem Cole
2019-09-01  2:16 Rudi Blom
2019-09-01  2:36 [TUHS] dmr streams & networking [was: Re: If not Linux, then what? Rudi Blom

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