[rescue] SGI Impact 10000

Robert Darlington rdarlington at gmail.com
Thu Aug 16 14:03:25 CDT 2007

Any ps2 mouse and keyboard work with the Indigo2 systems.  The video
cards are all sync on green which limits things a bit.  The older sun
monitors I had were all fixed frequency and the sgi systems would not
operate on those frequencies.  You might get lucky, you might get a
more modern sun monitor.


On 8/16/07, Phil Stracchino <phil.stracchino at speakeasy.net> wrote:
> I have a chance to snag an Impact 10000, exact specs unknown.  I don't
> remember the status of Sun/SGI interoperability; should a Sun monitor
> work with this?  Or is it framebuffer dependent?
> I'm told it works with a standard PS/2 mouse/keyboard.  Is a generic
> PS/2 keyboard fine, or are there key events recognized by the OS that
> are only generated by an SGI keyboard?
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