Historic view on DEC Engineering

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Re: Historic view on DEC Engineering

Unread postby skywriter » Sat Dec 12, 2015 3:24 pm

Next to TOPS-20, VMS was my favorite OS. It took forever for we diehard TOPS-20 guys to excuse the loss of continuing program execution after ^C. ;-)
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Re: Historic view on DEC Engineering

Unread postby smj » Sun Dec 13, 2015 2:15 am

Heh - it seemed like it took a lot of diehard 36-bitters forever to excuse those of us who missed the platform for merely soldiering on with what was available to us... ;)
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Re: Historic view on DEC Engineering

Unread postby vishnu » Sun Dec 13, 2015 1:53 pm

And there's always ^Z... ;)
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