[TUHS] Release of 8th, 9th and 10th Editions Unix

Arthur Krewat krewat at kilonet.net
Wed Mar 29 01:46:34 AEST 2017

Not according to this: https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Sun-3

The 3/50 was indeed a "pizza box" according to this, but Brad Spencer's 
images 7A and 7B he purports these are 3/50 boards: 
http://anduin.eldar.org/~brad/sunstuff/ - and those are definitely VME 
form-factor. Although, it's possible it uses only that "custom/private" 
third connector on the VME backplane?

On 3/28/2017 11:38 AM, Dan Cross wrote:
> I *think* the 3/50 had a VME bus. As I recall, it was basically a 
> single VME board mounted inside of a pizzabox case.
> On Tue, Mar 28, 2017 at 11:27 AM, Larry McVoy <lm at mcvoy.com 
> <mailto:lm at mcvoy.com>> wrote:
>     On Tue, Mar 28, 2017 at 11:23:49AM -0400, Arthur Krewat wrote:
>     > Is the 3/50 that much different than a 3/280?
>     Different bus structure as I recall.  The 3/50 were workstations,
>     the 3/280 was big rack mounted VME (?) based system, mostly used
>     as file servers.

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