[TUHS] Help request: uucp, mail on 4.2BSD

William Pechter pechter at gmail.com
Wed Mar 8 09:54:02 AEST 2017


Are we going to need pathalias to map them all? 

Building the maps was so much fun when
the 8086 would run out of memory on  Xenix. 

Bill

-----Original Message-----
From: Cory Smelosky <b4 at gewt.net>
Cc: The Eunuchs Hysterical Society <tuhs at tuhs.org>
Sent: Tue, 07 Mar 2017 18:47
Subject: Re: [TUHS] Help request: uucp, mail on 4.2BSD

Warren Toomey wrote:
> On Wed, Mar 08, 2017 at 09:38:27AM +1100, Dave Horsfall wrote:
>> I might call for participation in
>>> a uucp/Usenet reconstruction with people running simulated nodes on the
>>> Internet.
>> Sounds like fun; would this be dialup for authenticity, or TCP for the
>> modem-less?
>
> Ah sorry, I should have said. it will all be simulated and all the
> dialups will be simulated by TCP connections. So anybody with an
> Internet-connected server will be able to participate.
>
> I've already registered a few "dibs". I haven't cut any templates yet,
> so give me a few weeks and I'll start handing out bootable images :)

I claim UCBVAX unless someone in the East Bay does...else I'll need to 
fall back to San Jose history ;)

>
> Cheers, Warren



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