[rescue] Looking for Compaq Smart Start CD for Compaq Proliant 1600R

Kevin kevin at mpcf.com
Sat Dec 20 18:09:00 CST 2003

Curt, i can probably track down a CD for a Proliant 1600, not sure
about the "r" part though.  What does the "r" indicate? and would a
CD from a normal 1600 work for you?


On Mon, 15 Dec 2003 22:55:43 -0500
"Curtis H. Wilbar Jr." <rescue at hawkmountain.net> wrote:

> I have a Compaq Proliant 1600R that has been sitting idle
> forever...
> I've added a second matching processor (and a VRM (12V input
> vs the original 5V/12V input, but it seems to work OK))....
> problem is I'm getting error code 178, and I need to run
> configuration.
> Apparantly, that is via the Smart Start CD.... which of course
> I do not have.
> It does not appear that Compaq makes Smart Start CD images
> available for download.
> Hoping someone here either has an extra CD, or can make an ISO
> image of theirs for me.
> Stupid me should have grabbed the CD.... when I obtained the
> computer I didn't even think about the funky Compaq nuances (that
> always made me hate Compaq).
> -- Curt
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