[SunRescue] SunOS tape images

Ken Hansen n2vip at bellatlantic.net
Wed May 31 12:15:12 CDT 2000

I'll repeat my note from early this morning:

    I have SunOS 4.1.1 Sun-4 SUNBIN and OPENWINDOWS Version 2 on
    1/4" tape available Part number 700-2721-10 Rev. A available if anyone
    it. Two tapes , look to be in very good shape, but are untested. Dated

Available for something over postage ($3.20 Priority mail) - interested?
Make me an

I wonder though if you can make a bootable CD-ROM from a tape image, but
again, Suns treat bootable CD-ROMs as tapes (IIRC)...


n2vip at bellatlantic.net

----- Original Message -----
From: "bobk" <bobk at sinister.com>
To: <rescue at sunhelp.org>
Sent: Tuesday, May 30, 2000 12:48 PM
Subject: [SunRescue] SunOS tape images

> Hi everyone,
>  At work, I do security testing. I have to go review some bugs in some
> ANCIENT SunOS. I have a machine, I even have a tape drive, but no tapes.
> The standard was QIC-150, right?
> I had a rather outlandish idea of trying to write the tape images to a CD
> and installing from that. Does anyone know if this will work?

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