[rescue] playing with the new E250 ... disk performance vs. old PeeCee
arb_npx42 at comcast.net
Sat Dec 16 18:16:04 CST 2006
On Sat, 16 Dec 2006 17:28:07 -0500, Magnus <magnus at yonderway.com> wrote:
> OK well I have a better idea of what's in it now. 2x400MHz procs, 1GB
> RAM (i.e. half the banks are empty), 1x72GB 15,000 RPM IBM drive (i.e.
> no Sun disk label).
> I have to check md5sums on my Solaris 10 DVD ISO or something because
> this box refuses to even try and boot off of the CD that I burned. So I
> don't have any time with Solaris on this box yet.
What's the CD-ROM drive in there? Stock? I haven't had much luck for
rescued Suns with stock Toshiba CD-ROM drives; either the tray is
grinding, or the CD-ROM drive sometimes stops reading stuff. I replaced
the CD-ROM drives in my U2, U5, and U60 with something else (Plextor SCSI
or Lite-ON IDE).
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