[TUHS] Deadstart (was Re: 32V)

John Holden johnh at psych.usyd.edu.au
Fri Oct 31 10:10:33 AEST 2003

Markus Weber wrote:-

> Didn't CDC's NOS use the term "deadstart"?

Yes, and some of their machines has 'deadstart panels'. A set of 12 x 12
switches that were the bootstrap for peripherial processor zero (12 bit
data/instruction). I think the CDC6600 had 12X12, but some of the latter
machines (Cybers) had up to 20x12

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