[rescue] Cheapass MicroFax (sic)
Axthrower at fozzy-networks.com
Fri Jan 3 23:14:09 CST 2003
Dave McGuire wrote:
> On Friday, January 3, 2003, at 11:09 PM, <wrmartin at verizon.net> wrote:
>> Gee. It's big. It's heavy. It need to be "rescued". It's cheap. It's
>> useless. I want it.
> Useless? Why, specifically, do you say that?
> (if you answer this, do so carefully! ;))
>> Maybe it'll be relisted.
>> What is it?
> It's a VAX. Appears to be a MicroVAX 3600, a KA650 or 655 based
> MicroVAX-3. Slow by today's standards, but not so slow as to be
> without application. It will run NetBSD or VMS very well, and...well,
> it's a VAX, one of the most elegant processor architectures ever
> designed. And not actually all that big, either.
> Dave McGuire "She's a cheek pincher. I have scars."
> St. Petersburg, FL -Gary Nichols
> rescue list - http://www.sunhelp.org/mailman/listinfo/rescue
It sure looks like a Microvax 3800/3900 (atleast going by the look of
the case and comparing to the archives on HP's site).
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