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

Cory Smelosky b4 at gewt.net
Wed Mar 8 09:55:25 AEST 2017


William Pechter wrote:
> Are we going to need pathalias to map them all?

Friend kinda owes me a plotter, so I can make physical copies too!

>
> 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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