Windows Rant

chris chevhq at gmail.com
Mon Jul 12 01:22:27 UTC 2010


On Sun, 2010-07-11 at 20:54 -0400, Rei Shinozuka wrote:
> 
> 
> On 07/11/2010 06:36 PM, C de-Avillez wrote: 
> > On Tue, 13 Jul 2010 10:22:08 +1200
> > chris <chevhq at gmail.com> wrote:
> > 
<snip>
> UTS: Amdahl Unix
> In the 1970's, AT&T Labs had ported a version of Unix to run on S/370
> (using some parts of TSS) but it had never been released outside the
> labs. In the late 1970's, a graduate student had ported Unix to run on
> VM/370. He had expressed an interest in continuing the work at IBM,
> but because of political arguments between different IBM divisions, he
> never got an offer, and went to Amdahl instead. In May 1981, Amdahl
> released UTS, a full Unix system that ran under VM.
> 
> -rei
> 

Boy are we dating ourselves

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Cheers the kiwi





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