[rescue] Netra t105 question

Sridhar Ayengar ploopster at gmail.com
Fri Aug 25 05:49:42 CDT 2006

Lionel Peterson wrote:
> Hello all,
> I just got a lot (I mean A LOT - as many as 50) of older Sun desktops from a liquidator, and it included a Netra t 105 (440 MHz, 1 Gig RAM, no HD or CD-ROM)...
> I am at a loss to connect a terminal/PC Serial port to Serial B on the Netra because of the RJ45 connector - I've never had a system with that connector on the back, so I have no appropriate cable.
> For reasons too stupid to go into now, I do have a Cisco managed hub, which came with a Cisco serial cable (RJ-45 to DB9/25) kit - can I use that? I seem to recall a discussion a while back on the interchangeability of the two, but that conversation eludes me now...
> Any advice appreciated,

If memory serves, it should Just Work (tm).

Peace...  Sridhar

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