[rescue] eSATA or firewire in Solaris Sparc system

Jerry Kemp sun.mail.list47 at oryx.cc
Wed Jan 13 18:57:21 CST 2010

I also see that some of the Addonics card are on the HCL.

Which Addonics card are you using?  and are you using Solaris 10, or 
OpenSolaris Nevada, Indiana or another?

Thank you,


On 01/13/10 18:15, velociraptor wrote:
> On Wed, Jan 13, 2010 at 11:14 AM, Brian Deloria <bdeloria at gmail.com> wrote:
>> You should just be able to get a dongle that adapts the internal port
>> to the external and puts it in a nice pc expansion slot bracket.  This
>> isn't much unlike the old serial ports that had ribbon cables from the
>> motherboard going out a card slot on the back of the case.  I haven't
>> tried one of these but I've seen a number of them pop up here and
>> there.  Give it a try I think they're $8 from Meritline.
> Also, I believe that the Addonics web site has the port multiplier
> cables with the backing plate for the multi-lane connector so you can
> just run a single cable to your multi-drive external box.
> I'm using an Addonics card that has a Silicon Image chipset in my
> Solaris 10 box @ home.
> =Nadine=
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