[vcf-midatlantic] UNIX PC Ethernet, was Re: Museum Report 7/16 & 7/17

Dave McGuire mcguire at neurotica.com
Tue Jul 19 17:53:40 EDT 2016

On 07/19/2016 05:46 PM, Systems Glitch via vcf-midatlantic wrote:
>> I just wanted to check that the machine worked so that I could demo it to
>> visitors. I just wonder what I could demonstrate to them that is
>> interesting. I also have to research the significance of that machine. Evan
>> put it in the museum for a reason.
> Demoing the graphical environment would probably impress people, for a machine of its age. I don't know if the museum's UNIX PC has the Ethernet option, but there's a TCP/IP stack for it and whatnot.

  If it does, don't demonstrate it.  The IP stack crashes the whole OS
frequently.  That won't show off very well.


Dave McGuire, AK4HZ
New Kensington, PA

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