[rescue] re: Sun 2/120 and 2/50 Original Prices?

Walter Belgers walter+rescue at belgers.com
Tue May 18 14:27:29 CDT 2004

Kevin Loch wrote:
> >My 2/50 runs SunOS 4.0.3, I believe the latest supported SunOS for Sun
> >2. I wanted to install an older OS, but SunOS 2.x and 3.x use Network
> >Disk for the filesystems (NFS wasn't invented yet), and there's no
> >implementation of that (just enough for bootstrapping).
> >It also runs the graphical environment (sunview IIRC).
> >
> Could you run 3.5 on a sun3 and use that to serve the network
> disk filesystems?

I guess you probably could. I do have a copy lying around somewhere. My
biggest problem would then be figuring out how to install a SunOS 3.5
tape :) Installing a Sun 3/60 from original SunOS 4.1 boot tapes was
hard enough as it was..


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