[rescue] Sun Rays

Dave McGuire mcguire at neurotica.com
Sat Aug 9 13:21:17 CDT 2003

On Saturday, August 9, 2003, at 02:16 PM, Curtis H. Wilbar Jr. wrote:
> Isn't there some host software you need for the server ?


> I assume it doesn't come with the SunRay terminal ?

   It doesn't.  The terminals come with a stand, keyboard, mouse, 
mousepad, some useless documentation that appears to have been written 
by the marketing department, and [strangely] TWO power cords.  You'll 
need to find a monitor.  I'm running mine with a Compaq TFT5000S LCD 
display that works *great* with SunRays, and they're available cheaply 
on eBay...there's a guy in Canada who has a buttload of them for 

> Only thing that has stopped me from pursuing a few of these is
> the host software.

   Go get one; you'll be glad you did.  The software is free.  If you 
can't find it on Sun's web server, let me know and I'll hook you up.


Dave McGuire                 "You don't have Vaseline in Canada?"
St. Petersburg, FL                     -Bill Bradford

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