[rescue] Getting an OS on an IRIS Indigo?

Geoff Koehler koehler at shaw.ca
Fri Apr 23 22:10:26 CDT 2004

Hi All,

An Indigo (or any of the R3K power series boxes) will boot from a CD no 
problem, but you need to set it at 512K.  I have done this.  The best 
drive for the task is a toshiba XM3401B.


Geoff Koehler
Saskatoon, SK, Canada.
Home of the SART Observatory

On Friday, April 23, 2004, at 08:49 PM, Torquil MacCorkle, III wrote:

> Also, I am not sure there is a way to mount the IRIX install CDs on 
> non-IRIX
> machines, although it is possible this is changed?
> I could've sworn these *would* boot off CDroms, you just need an 512b 
> CD
> drive... anyone verify this?
> _______________________________________________
> rescue list - http://www.sunhelp.org/mailman/listinfo/rescue

More information about the rescue mailing list