[TUHS] question about SIMH tapes

Andru Luvisi luvisi at andru.sonoma.edu
Sat Jun 21 02:11:33 AEST 2003

On Fri, 20 Jun 2003, Kenneth Stailey wrote:
> Hi,
> Harti's p11 comes with mktape which when given a control file will turn a set
> of files into a tape image.  Is there anything like this for SIMH PDP-11?

Check out the Perl scripts tapadd.pl, tapcat.pl, and mkdisttap.pl in

For details of the tape format, search for "Magnetic Tapes" in

Andru Luvisi, Programmer/Analyst

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