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Rasberry Pi VAXcluster: The Foundations Part 1 – Preparing Raspberry Pi for SimH

What you need to get started: A Raspberry Pi board A suitable SDHC with a Linux operating system (or ‘distro’ as they are known) image installed for Raspberry Pi. You will need a decent slab of free space for most … Continue reading

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Rasberry Pi VAXcluster: Detailed Plan Part 1 – Initial Structure Planning

So I wrote my original RetroChallenge 2012 Summer Challenge proposal over a week ago and I’ve had a lot of time to think about the project since then. I have decided to modify my plan slightly, I think it’s an … Continue reading

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Rasberry Pi VAXcluster: Retrochallenge 2012 Entry

Background I have long been interested in recreating older platforms on new hardware. During the last year I have really fallen very much for Digital Equipment Corporation’s line of machines and operating systems. In particular RSX-11M (PDP-11) and VMS (VAX … Continue reading

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