ULTRIX and UWS Release Notes Version 4.5

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Ultrix (officially all-caps ULTRIX) was the brand name of Digital Equipment Corporation's (DEC) native Unix systems. While ultrix is the Latin word for avenger, the name was chosen solely for its sound.

Originally, on the VAX workstations, Ultrix-32 had a desktop environment called UWS, Ultrix Workstation Software, which was based on a version of the X Window System. Later, the widespread version 11 of the X Window System (X11) was added, using a look and feel called DECwindows that was devised in order to mimic the look and feel of the UWS system. Eventually DECwindows also provided the Motif look and feel.

These Release Notes are dated December 1995 for ULTRIX and UWS Version 4.5

Part Number: AA-PZTXC-TE

Reference Number :

Date Published : December 1995

Manufacturer : Digital

Platform : ULTRIX






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ULTRIX and UWS Release Notes Version 4.5

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