[SunRescue] Ultra Enterprise 1 Server hardware questions

John F. Davis davis at skink.net
Thu Sep 21 13:13:07 CDT 2000

I have a wyse terminal which I will sell or trade.  It works like a champ.
I used it to get two heads on a 486 linux box.  I could get shell access
with the terminal, while my wife surfed the internet on the main computer.

 On Thu, Sep 21, 2000 at 01:58:50PM -0400, Neimoyer, Mike (M.) wrote:
> Myself, then Greg Woods:
> > > The other thing of note is that the 
> > > video terminal that WAS on it, was a
> > > dumb terminal-type, which plugged 
> > > into what looks like a 25-pin comport
> > > on the back.
> > 
> > Yup, that'll be a standard ASCII terminal, probably 
> > with ANSI x3.64 controls or similar, maybe a DEC 
> > VT220 or newer....  You probably want to get it or
> > something very similar back on it again as the 
> > console.  In a pinch you can use a PC running 
> > Kermit or whatever, or even another
> > Unix machine with cu.
> Okay, I have NO IDEA what I'd be looking for, or even where to begin to look
> for something like this?  Is there a website I cn check out, or company I
> should call?  I'd prefer not to spend TOO much on this, as it's going to be
> just a crash & burn system to teach myself more unix, but would definitely
> like to get it up and running again.
> Thanks!
> --Mike
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