[rescue] My new UltraSparc 5's, also my first Sun stations

Jonathan C. Patschke jp at celestrion.net
Thu Jun 2 14:54:06 CDT 2005

On Thu, 2 Jun 2005, Peter Corlett wrote:

>> KVM? [...] If you want to use it as a workstation, typically,
>> there's no call for it.
> Personally, I'd rather prefer to be able to use the console of my Mac,
> Linux, Windows and Sun boxes simultaneously without my desk collapsing
> under the weight of all those monitors.

I've rarely found a need to have a GUI console on more than one machine
at a time, unless I've got a 'doze (or pre 10.2 Mac) and a Unix system
and a need to run X11 applications and have no proper X11 server.

I guess my needs are simple, though; give me ssh and screen, and I'm
reasonably happy.

Jonathan Patschke  ) "It's alright for someone to sleep past noon every
Elgin, TX         (   once in a while.  That's what it means to be a
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