[rescue] Serial console on an IBM RS/6000 3CT

Jochen Kunz jkunz at unixag-kl.fh-kl.de
Thu Jan 19 03:16:58 CST 2006

On Wed, 18 Jan 2006 18:44:32 -0800
"r.stricklin" <bear at typewritten.org> wrote:

> The 3W3 is not that unusual. DEC and Apollo both used that connector
> for analog RGB video as well, though the IBM ordered the cable
> differently. You can substitute one cable for another, but the color
> coding on the BNC end may or may not be "correct".
I use an IBM 3W3 cable on a VAXstation. The colors are indeed different.
Green is green, red is blue and blue is red.


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