[TUHS] PCC for the i386

Michael Parson mparson at bl.org
Fri Jul 12 13:44:25 AEST 2019

On 2019-07-11 11:50, A. P. Garcia wrote:
> On Thu, Jul 11, 2019 at 12:31 PM Clem cole <clemc at ccc.com> wrote:
> <snip>
>> With the original system V, all of AT&T, Intel and IBM paid 
>> Interactive Systems Corp (aka ISC) to port the System V/Vax code to a 
>> 386 ps/2 and an Intel reference system that used an ISA bus.  This 
>> would be eventually released in source at the 386 port from AT&T.   As 
>> part of the contract summit supplied the compiler
> <snip>
> Did Sun have anything to do with that? I seem to recall something
> called "Interactive Unix" for the 386, possibly marketed by Sun...

ISC was acquired by Eastman Kodak in 1988, who eventually sold 
Interactive Unix to Sun in 1991.

Michael Parson
Pflugerville, TX

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