[Date Prev][Date Next][Thread Prev][Thread Next][Date Index][Thread Index]

[ih] What is the origin of the root account?

Noel Chiappa wrote:
> The very earliest Internet development was done, AFAIK, on PDP-11/40's
> (running ELF, I think?), PDP-10's running TENEX, Jim Mathis' MOS stuff from
> SRI - LSI-11's (only), I think? (I think MOS ran on other kinds of 11 too,
> I'd have to go check the source; but IIRC Jim's focus was LSI-11's.)

Hey... don't forget ITS!


In theory, there is no difference between theory and practice.
In practice, there is.   .... Yogi Berra