Atari TT030 install media...

From: Zane H. Healy <>
Date: Mon May 10 14:28:17 2004

> > I truthfully can't see a good reason to install Unix on one of these
>> systems these days. You should be able to get a PC that will do it
>> better and faster for free.
>It's just nice as a museum exhibit though, if we're able to show it
>running both a windowing environment and a real Unix with networking

But if you want to use the system as a museum exhibit, wouldn't it be
best to show it running it's original OS? I can see loading Unix if
the OS wasn't available, but for the TT030 it is.

> > Besides, how much RAM does your TT030 have?
>Ahh, 'only' 4MB on this one I think. Just enough for running BSD I
>believe though. I did come across some info on the web on how to
>increase the memory in them, but there's too much work to be done on
>other things to justify spending a huge amount of time messing around
>with this!

I think that might have been the basic amount, that's how much mine has.

| Zane H. Healy                    | UNIX Systems Administrator |
| (primary)    | OpenVMS Enthusiast         |
|                                  | Classic Computer Collector |
|     Empire of the Petal Throne and Traveller Role Playing,    |
|          PDP-10 Emulation and Zane's Computer Museum.         |
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