On Wed, 6 Aug 2008 21:21:00 +0200, Clogwog wrote:

> "Moshe Goldfarb." schreef in bericht
> news5u9t6zdlish$.g9ma2gw1qltv$.dlg@40tude.net...
>> On Wed, 6 Aug 2008 17:00:06 +0200, Clogwog wrote:
>>
>>> Moshe Goldfarb. wrote:
>>>> On 6 Aug 2008 00:47:53 GMT, ray wrote:
>>>>
>>>>>
>>>>> Actually, I'm a retired computer scientist.
>>>>
>>>> Interesting.
>>>> How far back do you go?
>>>> I go back to the 370, magnetic core storage, carriage control tapes
>>>> and punched cards...
>>>> I actually saw a 360 machine but it was just about to be replaced so I
>>>> didn't have any interaction with it.
>>>
>>> Was it a Gas Fired Shell Core 360? ;-)
>>> http://mecusedfoundryequipment.com/i...Machine028.jpg

>>
>> That looks more like the Linux model to me, but I could be wrong?
>>
>> http://mecusedfoundryequipment.com/i...Machine028.jpg

>
> I bet Rex Ballard has one in his basement, on which he developed
> Mork/Java/Internet/Netscape/GPL/SSL/grid/cluster computing, etc.
> http://www.uh.edu/engines/ibm360.jpg


That pretty much looks like it.
When it was scrapped a friend of mine took the front panel home as a
souvenir.

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