UTR7: A 7-track Magnetic Tape Reading Utility

Gregory Ruth, M. I. T. Charles Stark Draper Laboratory,
Cambridge, Massachusetts

UTR7 is a utility program designed to read and print selected
records from 7-track magnetic tape, via the TC-58. Program
inputs are: record length, parity, recording density, and
data format. Available data format output options are: 6-bit
ASCII (2 characters to a word), 8-bit ASCII, unsigned octal,
unsigned decimal, unsigned hexadecimal, signed octal,
signed decimal, binary and IBM 7-track tape BCDIC. The
program is designed so that new options may be added easily.

Minimum Hardware:
PDP-8, ASR33, TC-58

Storage Reguirement: 23438 locations plus tape record
buffer storage
Source Language:

Catalog: July 1973