[pups] Duh - how do you format an RX50?
pete at dunnington.u-net.com
Sun Feb 10 04:18:48 AEST 2002
On Feb 9, 8:37, Jay Jaeger wrote:
> Um, bzzzzt. Wrong. I have a floppy labeled: BL-FN7AP-MC CZFNAP0 M-11
> FORMTR RX50 . This is a formatter program for a Micro PDP-11.
> It is a *diagnostic* program (not a user program) for formatting these
> beasties. Mine is for the -11, I would imagine that there is one for the
> MicroVAX as well.
> At 11:42 PM 2/8/2002 +0000, Pete Turnbull wrote:
> >You can format them on a Rainbow, but not an -11 or VAX.
Jay, I'd be very interested to know more about that. I never heard of it
before, and I thought I had a pretty comprehensive collection of the PDP-11
(including microPDP-11) diagnostics. Was it standard issue with a
particular model? Is there a date on it?
Pete Peter Turnbull
University of York
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