[pups] V7 boot tape files
Hellwig.Geisse at mni.fh-giessen.de
Sat Dec 13 01:51:09 AEST 2008
On Thu, 2008-12-11 at 13:43 -0500, Brantley Coile wrote:
> I have two questions. First, does anyone have the original files from
> the Seventh Edition boot tape? Second, does simh support tape
> operations like writing file markers? No doubt you can see where I'm
> headed with this. I want to attach the original boot tape and install
> the original V7 tape onto simh.
some time ago I did exactly what you plan to do.
I used the original V7 tape files from Keith Bostic,
which are hosted by PUPS. I wrote a small program
that converted the distinct files into a single 'tape'
with a format that simh understands. I could then
proceed with the installation of V7 exactly as the
The whole package with instructions is available here:
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