[TUHS] AOS and IBM/RT [Re: Amdahl UTS, AIX/370, AIX/ESA

Jon Steinhart jon at fourwinds.com
Fri Nov 22 06:21:06 AEST 2019

arnold at skeeve.com writes:
> greg travis <greg.m.travis at gmail.com> wrote:
> > You're quite right about the religious error messages.
> The Bell Labs guys in some ways were too. I remember flipping through some
> of the early manuals and there are a number of references to needing
> divine help if things go badly wrong, praying for divine guidance,
> and so on. :-)  (Yes, I know that was mainly cultural. Still, it
> was striking, at least to me.)
> Arnold

I believe that you're talking about the "gerts" command and if you ever had
to use it, you'd know that the divine guidance part was accurate.

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