[Unix-jun72] T4002A

Michael Kerpan madcrow.maxwell at gmail.com
Fri May 9 15:17:37 EDT 2008


xterm can emulate a 4014. I don't knwo how much the protocol changed
over the years, but if it was mostnly similar then that code from
xterm could serve as a good starting point.

On Fri, May 9, 2008 at 2:29 PM, Milo Velimirovic <milov at uwlax.edu> wrote:
> I worked with a successor device the Tektronix 4010. It's a storage
> scope that doubles as a terminal. It ought to be easy enough to
> emulate the alphanumeric part of this with a terminal but the
> graphical capabilities would be a challenge -- especially if
> portability was an issue. But if it wasn't challenging it wouldn't be
> interesting or any fun....
>
> just my $.02
>  - Milo
>
> On May 9, 2008, at 12:42 PM, Tim Newsham wrote:
>
>> An early section of the jun72 document has some code for
>> "modifications to UNIX to accomodate the T4002A graphic console."
>> Is anyone familiar with this?  If we could emulate this device
>> easily, it might be fun to enter this patch as an optional patch
>> to the system.
>>
>> Tim Newsham
>> http://www.thenewsh.com/~newsham/
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