OpenVMS

FreeAXP on Windows10

It has been a while since I have used FreeAXP. I thought I could freshen up my experiences with this a little so I started from scratch. First I download the most recent version of FreeAXP. I installed a Windows10-64 bit machine in VirtualBox I started the puzzle of the single NIC. As you may…

OpenVMS

DECWindows

Tutorial DECwindows on a MacBook using FreeAXP, Virtualbox, Xming This is a follow up on the FreeAXP installation on OsX – VirtualBox – Windows7 tutorial I struggled a little to get DECwindows running on my configuration and I really needed it to use CockpitMgr. So here is what I did. After you have installed and…

OpenVMS

Tips – file handling

An alternate way people get files onto their server or emulated server is to either create your own iso image file with the files you want to transfer. If you do this, there is a good chance the OpenVMS file attributes will be lost on your Windows (or Linux) system. To compensate for this, copy…

OpenVMS

Tips – OpenVMS

FreeAXP installation on OsX – VirtualBox – Windows7 This is how I have setup FreeAXP on my MacbookPro What you need; – a copy op VirtualBox (google)– Windows 7 64bit (licensed)– a copy of FreeAXP (link) + the userguide (link)– an OpenVMS Hobbyist license subscription (link)– an OpenVMS image (I used 7.3-2) 1. OSX Yosemite…