[rescue] Looking for Sparcstation 4 (TN)
abs at absd.org
Tue May 13 03:35:55 CDT 2014
On 12 May 2014 22:21, Sandwich Maker <adh at an.bradford.ma.us> wrote:
> " Date: Mon, 12 May 2014 20:01:00 +0100
> " From: David Brownlee <abs at absd.org>
> " I was chatting to the "keeper of obscure graphics hardware drivers"
> " for NetBSD (such as cg14/sx/cg12/pnozz) and it turns out he doesn't
> " have a sparcstation4 with its 8bit tcx.
> " I wondered if anyone on the list might have one they would be willing
> " to part with?
> " Hes busy with other stuff right now but I think its safe to assume it
> " would be given a loving home and put to real use in its twilight years
> " (after all, how many people are serious about being able to run kde3
> " on an accelerated cg14 in a 32 bit sparc box? :)
> somewhere i have a ss4 system board in a bag, functional state
> unknown; i never used it. it came out of a chassis i put a seu20
> into. as pointed out, it's an aurora board; ss5 and ss20 chassis are
> the same. most ss4s came with a lightweight ps but mine didn't.
> i'm in 01835.
That sounds about perfect!
Many thanks - will follow up offlist with details :)
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