Lost it with the tape drive430 (3/15/2013 2:08:57 PM) comp.os.vms Greetings,
Nothing to read on cov lately? DST getting you down? Here's the latest
version of my "I Lost It with the Tape Drive" lyrics.
All right, enough doom and gloom. It's time for a little
VMS acquired by Transfield Services N.A.868 (3/14/2013 3:14:33 PM) comp.os.vms From http://www.vmsom.com/
We are pleased to announce the rebranding of VMS Inc. as Transfield
Services North America, Transportation Infrastructure.
VMS was acquired by Transfield Services (North Americ... AEF
Long uptime cut short by Hurricane Sandy168126 (1/25/2013 6:22:11 PM) comp.os.vms OpenVMS V6.2 on node xxx03 29-OCT-2012 14:52:08.83 Uptime 1451
Yeah, not a record. But respectable, I think.
OpenVMS V6.2 on node xxxKT2 29-OCT-2012 16:52:07.09 Uptime ... AEF
Prices of Microvax 3100's4774 (5/2/2012 1:21:28 PM) comp.os.vms Went to ebay to check this out. Entered "Microvax 3100" and got some interesting results. A model 90 w/ 64MB for $3183. Is this for real? There's a 3100/98 system going for $3950. I see other variations ranging... AEF
VMS on the Road262 (3/19/2012 4:34:10 PM) comp.os.vms Greetings! Check it out: http://web.me.com/alanfeldman/Site_2/Photos_2.html AEF I was right about the fifth force! ... AEF
Is powering down bad for old Alphas?4140 (8/5/2013 7:53:32 PM) comp.os.vms I have some old DS10s. I have a policy of avoiding powering them down if n=
ot necessary, on the principle that it is bad for the old hardware to power=
it down and up.
For instance, I had a work order t... w.tom.adams(53)
Robustness to rogue processes18255 (8/29/2013 9:39:48 AM) comp.os.vms I prototype tools..in C..on Linux, and have been here, well, since leaving =
Windows 98. The abundant and open tooling make Linux a great development en=
vironment, but among the inevitable small aggravations... wendellxe(20)
H-P dumped from Dow-Jones2029 (9/11/2013 11:20:37 AM) comp.os.vms America=92s top personal computer maker, Hewlett-Packard, was dumped today =
from the Dow Jones Industrial Index, the list of 30 blue-chip stocks picked=
to reflect the essential makeup of U.S. economy.
[OT] Moore's Law dead within a decade7329 (9/26/2013 1:14:37 PM) comp.os.vms Intel=92s former chief architect Bob Colwell (author of "The Pentium Chroni=
cles: The People, Passion, and Politics Behind Intel's Landmark Chips", ISB=
N 0-471-73617-1) now heads up DARPA=92s Microsystems T... n.rieck(2007)
New HP-made Chromebook-11 Laptop1918 (10/8/2013 7:23:25 PM) comp.os.vms Is this the future of HP?
Google Unveils HP Chromebook 11 with IPS Display, Exynos Processor for $279
Are Chromebooks more than a fad?
It may have taken some time for consumers to warm up to the idea... norman.raphael1(29)
Getting tape drive errors make no sense136 (10/25/2013 7:33:26 PM) comp.os.vms I tried to copy a large save-set (a full disk backup) from tape to a large disk. That is I am just trying to copy the file from tape to disk, not trying to restore a volume.
The save-set was created and ver... tadamsmar(647)
DCL prompt changing Freeware104 (11/13/2013 4:15:57 PM) comp.os.vms Greetings and salutations. (Sounds impressive, doesn't it?!)
Awhile back I came across this freeware utility which changed your prompt to the current directory, allowed one to wild card directory specs. on ... 11brvo(4)