Reading a VMS CD-ROM for SIMH under Windows?

From: Doc Shipley <>
Date: Fri Feb 28 12:54:01 2003

On Fri, 28 Feb 2003, Ethan Dicks wrote:

> I know exactly what to do under UNIX, but I'm attempting to help out
> someone else - I have the Montagar Hobbyist CD-ROM and I'm trying to
> create an ISO file to feed to SIMH. We have tried three different
> CD-ROM slurping programs from and, but
> no success. They seem to have heartburn because the disc is not
> mounted under Windows.
> Has anyone gone from CD-ROM to running VAX under Windows? How did
> you get files off the distro?

  dd if=/dev/scd0 of=vms.iso bs=1

Received on Fri Feb 28 2003 - 12:54:01 GMT

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