[rescue] Iris 4D/310 keyboard connector (&huge IRIX stash)
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Wed Sep 24 14:31:06 CDT 2003
Wednesday, September 24, 2003, 9:06:49 PM, you wrote:
> Just picked up an Iris 4D/310 RealityEngine. Is the 9-pin connector the
> console connector?
The one labelled "1A"? Yes. Just attach a terminal with the typical
settings and you are ready to rock. :)
> The thing has a weird (15-pin?) keyboard connector.
SGI proprietary. I *think* there are sites on the web that have the
pinout for the different SGI keyboards and as far as I remember it's
just a matter of builting the appropriate adaptor. As for using PS/2
keyboards, there is one guy who has a description of how to attach a
PS/2 keyboard/mouse to an Indigo.
> Together with the beast, I got a *HUGE* amount of old OS media, great! I
> got IRIX 3.3 (QIC), 4.0.5, 4.0.5F, 5.0.1, 5.2, 6.2 and a huge load of
Hmmm... speaking of that... I'm trying to collect as much old
releases as possible. Anyone interested in filling the gaps in each
others collection? ;)
Gerhard mailto:mail at g-lenerz.de
Old SGI Stuff http://sgistuff.g-lenerz.de/
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