[TUHS] Simple Unix install? (was: What was your "Aha, Unix!" moment?)

Warner Losh imp at bsdimp.com
Wed Oct 16 13:20:47 AEST 2019

On Tue, Oct 15, 2019 at 3:03 AM Arrigo Triulzi <arrigo at alchemistowl.org>

> On 15 Oct 2019, at 06:27, Greg 'groggy' Lehey <grog at lemis.com> wrote:
> > Clearly you weren't installing Interactive UNIX/386 from floppy, like
> > my first experience.  It was like pulling teeth.
> Not to mention Xenix/286… the never ending 5”1/4 “HD” floppies… the ones
> which somehow were almost readable but not quite… then you started the
> install again and a different floppy failed.
> Was it tar on the raw floppy? I don’t remember to be honest.

Venix had a boot disk, and the rest of the disks were tar without

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