[TUHS] PDP-7 Unix Paper
dave at horsfall.org
Wed Feb 14 09:30:52 AEST 2018
On Wed, 14 Feb 2018, Warren Toomey wrote:
> All, my journal paper on PDP-7 Unix has just been licensed under
> CC-BY-SA, so here's a link to the PDF version:
I'm still astonished at the constraints those guys had to suffer:
PDP-7 Unix provided a multitasking environment by dividing the 8K
words of memory into two halves. The lower half of memory was
reserved for the kernel. The upper half of memory was set aside for
the currently running process.
But you try and tell the young people today that... and they won't believe
Dave Horsfall DTM (VK2KFU) "Those who don't understand security will suffer."
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