simh - A collection of simulators of historically significant data processing systems

Property Value
Distribution openSUSE Tumbleweed
Repository Emulators all
Package filename simh-3.9_0-97.78.x86_64.rpm
Package name simh
Package version 3.9_0
Package release 97.78
Package architecture x86_64
Package type rpm
Category System/Emulators/Other
License BSD-3-Clause
Maintainer -
Download size 3.19 MB
Installed size 20.78 MB
This package contains simulators of the following systems:
Data General Nova
Data General Eclipse
Digital Equipment Corporation PDP-1
Digital Equipment Corporation PDP-4
Digital Equipment Corporation PDP-7
Digital Equipment Corporation PDP-8
Digital Equipment Corporation PDP-9
Digital Equipment Corporation PDP-10
Digital Equipment Corporation PDP-11
Digital Equipment Corporation PDP-15
Digital Equipment Corporation PDP-18B
IBM 1401
IBM System 3
Hewlett-Packard HP 2100
Honeywell H316
MITS Altair 8800
A disk image with UNIX V7 for the PDP-11 is included, instructions on
how to make it work can be found in the file
/usr/share/doc/packages/simh/simh_swre.txt in chapter 2.1.3.
A selection of software for other systems can be found at The Computer
History Simulation Project at


Package Version Architecture Repository
simh-3.9_0-97.78.i586.rpm 3.9_0 i586 Emulators
simh-3.9_0-5.17.x86_64.rpm 3.9_0 x86_64 openSUSE Oss
simh-3.9_0-5.17.i586.rpm 3.9_0 i586 openSUSE Oss
simh - - -


Name Value - - - - - - - -


Name Value
simh = 3.9_0-97.78
simh(x86-64) = 3.9_0-97.78


Type URL
Binary Package simh-3.9_0-97.78.x86_64.rpm
Source Package simh-3.9_0-97.78.src.rpm

Install Howto

  1. Add the Emulators repository:
    # zypper addrepo emulators
  2. Install simh rpm package:
    # zypper install simh




2013-04-22 -
- Updated to latest upstream 39_0 version
a lot of changes please look at CHANGELOG_simh_rev_h.txt in
- Interim source fixes attached ( interim-20130422.patch )
- Use source url for zip
2013-04-22 -
- Rename binary "nova" to "simh.nova" to avoid file conflict with
python-novaclient (from OpenStack)
2009-08-23 -
- make it build with --as-needed
2008-04-15 -
- update to v37-3
bugfix update, see
for details.
2007-08-02 -
- update to v37-2
bugfix update, see
for details.
- enable network support.
2007-03-29 -
- unzip is required during build.
2007-02-06 -
- update to 3.7
added VAX780 emulation.
for the complete list of changes since 3.3
2006-04-06 -
- define operation on "i" [#160437]
2006-01-25 -
- converted neededforbuild to BuildRequires
2005-01-25 -
- update to 3.3_1
lots of fixes for HP2100
see for details.

See Also

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