[rescue] The best 'rescue' workstation
ajwdsp at cloud9.net
Sat Apr 23 15:53:42 CDT 2005
On Apr 23, 2005, at 3:14 PM, Zach Lowry wrote:
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> Andrew Weiss wrote:
> | My 20 Mhz POWER 1 with GTA3 (I think) is still reasonably useable as
> | workstation running AIX 4.x.
> Hey, you're right! I have a 7011, 7012, and a 7013 in the garage! I'll
> put the 530 under my desk and use it! Cool! :) It has Irisvision!
> Neat to know though that it's still somewhat usuable, though.
Heh... just the 4 digit numbers themselves don't indicate usefulness...
A 7011-250 blows goats... it's a 66Mhz 601 with PPC local bus.
Apparently there are some really nasty 7013's too... something was
mentioned recently... or was that 7012... yeah I think 7012... where it
was like an MCA 43P..
Make sure that any machine you're using that is that old is a POWER,
POWER2, or POWER2SC or <Yoda>miserable you will be</Yoda>
I still do have a special place in my heart, however, for mrderp (my
7006 41T) an 80Mhz 601 with the GXT500?... the high-end one (bought
from Mr. Bill).
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