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  • (Score: 3, Interesting) by KritonK on Sunday October 01 2023, @07:41PM (2 children)

    by KritonK (465) on Sunday October 01 2023, @07:41PM (#1326631)

    CDC SCOPE [wikipedia.org] for the CDC 6000 [wikipedia.org] series.

    Version? What version? Back then, I didn't know that OS versions (or OSs for that matter) were a thing.

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  • (Score: 0) by Anonymous Coward on Sunday October 01 2023, @09:26PM

    by Anonymous Coward on Sunday October 01 2023, @09:26PM (#1326640)

    Yep. The first computer I did actual work on was a CDC Cyber 175 [wikipedia.org] programming in Pascal at university.

    A few years earlier, my dad had dragged me into work and let me futz with some IBM monstrosity (late 60's - text console based lunar lander game - don't touch anything else!)

    First computer of my own was VIC-20.

  • (Score: 2) by RS3 on Saturday October 14 2023, @01:28AM

    by RS3 (6367) on Saturday October 14 2023, @01:28AM (#1328780)

    Ah, thank you. I was fairly young in the 1970s, but had a friend who was a couple of years older who had a login to a large city's school system's main computer- CDC 7600. Yes, acoustical coupler. He taught me some BASIC, and there were a couple of games, and that's all I remember of that. I didn't remember the name of the OS, or whatever friend did to log in. Could the login have been a BASIC interpreter shell? It seems like it was, but again, it was so so long ago, and I was mostly looking over his shoulder.

    I still have my first computer, if you can call it that, a KIM-1 [wikipedia.org].