[TUHS] Make love
clemc at ccc.com
Sun Aug 2 03:04:21 AEST 2015
MULTICS - Many Unbelievably Large Tables In Core Simultaneously
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> On Jul 31, 2015, at 11:50 PM, Larry McVoy <lm at mcvoy.com> wrote:
>> On Sat, Aug 01, 2015 at 01:20:14PM +1000, Dave Horsfall wrote:
>>> On Fri, 31 Jul 2015, Warner Losh wrote:
>>> I know for sure my make love memories come from RSTS/E 7.2 running TECO
>>> on a PDP-11/23 back in ???82 or ???83. I???d somehow gotten it into my head
>>> that it was a BSD thing that???d been scrubbed by the same people that
>> Ah, TECO... Type your name into it to see what it does.
>>> ???you can tune a file system, but you can???t tuna fish??? from tunfs(8).
>> One of the world's best messages; it's right up there with ENOBALLS
>> (Unable to reproduce).
>> And please, no EMACS (editor too large)...
> EMACS = Eight megs and constantly swapping. That's how I heard it. And
> that was in the the days of 4MB Sun machines, if you had 8, holy shit,
> that was cool!
> Am I the only guy who looks at 32GB (gigabyte!!!) USB sticks and shakes
> his head in amazement? Modern processors have more L3 *cache* than Sun
> workstations had memory.
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