Re: Possible New User - Intro
On Tue, Jan 23, 2007 at 11:09:18AM -0600, Hugo Vanwoerkom wrote:
> >One package I use heavily is the Hercules mainframe emulator.
> That's the first I heard of it:
> What operating system facilities do you use with it?
Mostly I run MVS. Current versions of IBM mainframe operating systems such
as zOS, zVM, zVSE are not available to hobbyists but versions of MVS, VM,
and/or DOS from the late 60's to early 70's are available. One can find
details on the Hercules FAQ page:
Hercules can also be used to run Linux distributions that have been ported
to the S/390 and/or zSeries platforms, such as Debian:
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