[TUHS] NUXI Problem

Warren Toomey wkt at tuhs.org
Thu Nov 9 09:14:05 AEST 2017


On Thu, Nov 09, 2017 at 06:28:33AM +1000, Warren Toomey wrote:
>On Wed, Nov 08, 2017 at 11:07:10AM -0500, Nemo wrote:
>>What was that story about porting an early UNIX to a machine with
>>different char polarity?  I dimly recall only a few problems.
>
>The NUXI problem on the Interdata 7/32, when the University of Wollongong
>did the port of Sixth Edition.

Oops, I stand corrected (by private e-mails), it was the IBM Series/1.

I'll blame bit rot, or perhaps the Interdata also suffered from the NUXI
problem.

Thanks, Warren


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