RSX-11 Disk Images anyone?

From: James Willing <>
Date: Tue May 5 13:07:25 1998

On Tue, 5 May 1998, Seth J. Morabito wrote:

> I've been playing with the Bob Supnik PDP* emulator recently, and I'm
> curious if anyone has any RSX-11{M|M-PLUS} or RSTS disk images they'd
> be willing to let me copy? I read through the license agreement that
> comes with the Mentec software included with the emulator, and unless
> I'm very much mistaken, it seems to cover RSX and RSTS as well as RT-11.
> The only restrictions are that it must be for non commercial use (no
> problem), and it must run only on the emulator (also no problem -- I
> don't even own a PDP-11, sadly).
> So, does anyone have any bootable disk images for the emulator I could
> play around with? I'd like to try out RSX, get a feel for installing
> it on a new disk, doing SYSGENs, that sort of thing. Practice for if
> I ever get my hands on an 11/44, you might say.

Well... if you go trolling for images, try to find one for RSTS too!

Last time I communicated with Mr. Supnik, he indicated that the reason
that the RSTS (and I suppose RSX) software is not with the rest of the
emulator set is because no one has yet come up with an image for a
(disk) device that is supported by the emulator.

(obviously, my Micro-RSTS RX-50 images did not help for the same

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