[TUHS] Sprite

Aharon Robbins arnold at skeeve.com
Mon May 31 20:45:11 AEST 2004

I think you're confused.  The DECstation was made by DEC, but used a MIPS
processor, not a VAX.  SIMH won't be able to do anything with it, although
there are likely other MIPS simulators out there to be found.


> From: "Gregg C Levine" <hansolofalcon at worldnet.att.net>
> To: <tuhs at minnie.tuhs.org>
> Subject: RE: [TUHS] Sprite
> Date: Sun, 30 May 2004 18:16:33 -0400
> Hello from Gregg C Levine
> Okay, now this begs the question: Can the VAX Station boot code which
> is targeted to that specific system, be rewritten to accommodate the
> VAX processor that SIMH emulates? I am not a good C programmer, just a
> whatever comes before that. I can only offer these suggestions, and
> ask these questions.
> For that matter, do any of us have any of the SUN hardware that I do
> know Sprite ran on? Or that VAX Station? For me, its no to all three.
> -------------------
> Gregg C Levine hansolofalcon at worldnet.att.net

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