booting from RQDX3

From: Jochen Kunz <>
Date: Sun Feb 27 18:26:53 2005


> How does a PDP-11 boot from an RQDX3 controller?
> These machines are in a 4-slot dual-wide card cage which is full.
I am afraid that there is only one solution in this configuration:
Typing in the bootstrap via ODT at startup. I do this with my 11/73,
because I don't have a ROM card. But a ROM card is no solution for you,
as you don't have a free slot. I connected the console line of the PDP
to a serial port of a PeeCee, so I can use a minicom script to type in the

> <!DOCTYPE HTML PUBLIC "-//W3C//DTD HTML 4.0 Transitional//EN">
And *please* do *not* use HTML Mails.


Received on Sun Feb 27 2005 - 18:26:53 GMT

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