[rescue] New toy - AlphaServer 800
mcguire at neurotica.com
Sat Feb 14 00:42:26 CST 2004
On Feb 13, 2004, at 11:31 PM, Robert Rose wrote:
> 5/333 ok, so it's no SC series, but it should still be fun to play
> with, huh?
I used one of those (with the same proc) as my mail server for a long
time. Those machines are capable of amazing amounts of work. And it's
nice having built-in SCA drive bays.
> 2. Should I be able to boot from the DAC960?
Yes, if it has DEC firmware. Do a "show dev" at the ">>>" prompt and
your DAC960-managed RAID volumes should show up there.
> 3. The first serial port appears to be MMJ, is there a way to get the
> console to appear on a DB9 serial port so I can ditch this damn PS2
Dunno offhand...but why not just get an MMJ cable?
Dave McGuire "My tummy hurts now, but my soul
St. Petersburg, FL feels a little better." -Ed
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