[TUHS] [TUHS} PDP-11, Unix, octal?

Peter Jeremy peter at rulingia.com
Thu Jan 19 04:47:09 AEST 2017

On 2017-Jan-18 07:04:31 +0100, Lars Brinkhoff <lars at nocrew.org> wrote:
>The PDP-10 did not have a fixed byte size.  Were there any 9-bit

The Honeywell 6000 series (aka 66/DPS, a rebadged GE 6xx series) was
36-bit and supported either 6-bit or 9-bit characters.  I don't recall
how you selected which you were using but I recall both Pascal and APL
used the 9-bit byte.

Peter Jeremy
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