[rescue] Seeking thinkpad 240C..
barryk at chaoscon.com
Wed Jan 5 16:33:48 CST 2005
On Wed, 5 Jan 2005, William Enestvedt wrote:
> Bill Bradford wrote:
> True: I bought a new Sun server (480R) and a new Sun RAID (3310), and
> they didn't give -- or even offer -- the correct cables to connect them
> for out-of-band management or the initial configuation! The array has a
> 9-pin port and comes with an adapter for 15-pin ports, while the Sun
> server only has an RJ-45 for its serial connections. (You need a serial
> conneciton to get the array's disks set up the very first time; after
> that; you can go over the hosts's SCSI conenction or an unsecured telnet
> session. *gulp*)
I got two cat5 cables, a 2meter DB9 serial cable, a RJ45/DB9 and
RJ45/DB25 adaptors with the V480's/3310's I got. I was able to
configure both devices from my sunblade 150 without anything else.
I wired up the second gigE port on the V480 to the raid with
a crossover cable. If I need to get to the raid I just need to
bring up the second interface and telnet to it from the V480.
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