Up and running 2 - Booting the system

OK, you’ve got the software and files installed in part 1. You can now boot the system for the first time.

Start Hercules and a 3270 console


Boot from the emulated disk


Start the boot process

boot step 2

00007 MTS ** Just cancel after you have checked the offline devices.


*** Cancelled ***
00019 MTS PEEK initialization complete

Start the batch scheduler and user terminals

Ready for use

Congratulations, you now have a running MTS system! Move on to the next section for a brief tour of how to use MTS.

More information

Take a look at the file README-D6.0A.txt in the D6.0A distribution if you have problems during the boot process or want to learn more about what it is doing.

I’ve also written a more detailed look at the start-up process in this post.


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