[rescue] Mainframe on eBay
ajwdsp at cloud9.net
Mon Sep 19 12:13:53 CDT 2005
On Sep 19, 2005, at 1:03 PM, Sridhar Ayengar wrote:
> Jonathan C. Patschke wrote:
>> Hmm. Will the PCI 390 processor work with AIX? It'd probably be a
>> faster and more palatable option for my -140 than Linux + Hercules,
>> which is what it's currently running, assuming I can scratch one up.
> Yes, but I don't know if it's compatible with the -140. It came in
> 7248-132's and F50's. The only way to find out for sure is to try it.
Oooh... I know what one of my next toys is going to be.
A nice R/390 to put in my F50.
I *heart* my F50.
So far it's a quad 336 with 1.5 GB of RAM and controls my fiber
channel shelf(FC9). I just put one of the Shark cards back in and I
have a Powervault 120T hooked to it ready for some TSM action soon.
Sridhar I assume you'd like the hostname given your proclivities.
It's the fiber channel controller so I called it metamucil.
"I BET WITH SOME LIQUID COOLING YOU COULD GET TO 500MHZ! OMGWTFBBQ!"
-- Bill Bradford joking about what to do with Cyclequads
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