so, can you run UNIX on a PDP11/03 or not?

From: Tom Uban <>
Date: Thu Jan 31 06:53:13 2002

There are versions of Xinu (which is not Unix) which run on the '03.
There are probably versions of Venix (which is like Unix) which run
on the '03.

We used the compatability mode to run old Unix V6 and V7 binaries
under BSD Unix on the Vax. Mostly old games like adventure:-)


At 12:51 AM 1/31/02 -0500, you wrote:
>I hear mixed messages about that. Is there someone who knows,
>and not only if any, but also which version of UNIX would run?
>I want to give it a shot.
>Also, has anybody ever run a VAX11 in PDP mode for real? Sound
>pretty wild to me to spend so much money only to not use the
>virtual memory.
>Gunther Schadow, M.D., Ph.D.
>Medical Information Scientist Regenstrief Institute for Health Care
>Adjunct Assistant Professor Indiana University School of Medicine
Received on Thu Jan 31 2002 - 06:53:13 GMT

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