[SunRescue] PC monitor with Sun Equip

Chris Kozlowski razer at ultra.darkcartel.com
Thu Dec 16 15:25:12 CST 1999

It wouldn't work because most Sun monitors are fixed-frequency and
do not work at 640x480, except for very recent ones.

My GDM-1952b would work at 1024x768 ONLY.  But why bother?  Just
use it with your Suns!


"Nobody realizes that some people expend tremendous energy merely to 
be normal."  Albert Camus

On Thu, 16 Dec 1999, april levin wrote:

> every ultra 5 we've gotten at work (the desktop model... i'm not
> sure if there were 2 like the u10s, but i digress) came with those stupid
> adapters. they were everywhere for a while because the ultra 5 has a 15pin
> connector on the back and it's sun hardware, but they needed a way for sun
> monitors to still be used.
> so, long story short, they do exist. i have one on the u5 right next to
> me. granted, i've never tried one on an actual PC, but i don't see why it
> wouldn't work...
> .april
> > Gee, I need just the reverse - I'd like to use my 20" Sun monitor on a
> > PC.  Is this doable?
> <...>
> "when do we give up our human-ness and accept the machine?"
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