[rescue] GDM-20D10, TGX revisited

Mike Nicewonger rescue at sunhelp.org
Tue Jun 12 12:40:01 CDT 2001

> Hello to all.  Let me start by saying I am very new to everything 
> Sun (including this list), so please bear with me.

OK :)
> I just recently got a hold of Kodak Digital Processor 1000, which 
> I've been told is really a dressed-up SS5.  It comes with a lousy 
> VGA frame buffer (800 x 600 @ ~55Hz) and what appears to be a 
> printer port.  Right now it boots up to a screen that complains 
> about a missing touch screen (it used to be a part of a digital 
> photo edit kiosk), and I cannot get past it.  I have nothing else 
> for it right now other than a GDM-20D10 monitor I got from 
> Goodwill.

> I would appreciate any help in the following area:
> 1. Will TGX work with SS5, GDM-20D10, and Solaris 8?  If not, 
> which frame buffer(s) will?

Yes all will work with the SS5/20D10/Sol8
> 2. After I got the monitor, I realized it was supossed to come 
> with a remote control.  Where can I get one of them these days?

Shoot me mail privately

> 3. A coworker of mine also has a machine identical to mine, but he 
> has been unable to bring up OpenBoot with Stop-d using his type-5c 
> keyboard.  Any suggestions on how we can override whatever's on it 
> now and install Solaris, Linux, etc. ?

type stop A

> I noticed that similar topics had been covered a few years ago, 
> but none seemed to be specific enough.  I would very much 
> appreciate any help.


Mike N
> Regards,
> John Eo 
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