[rescue] newest rescue
mh1272 at gmail.com
Tue Feb 2 13:06:52 CST 2016
"But when you come across a 3/470, how can
you not rescue it from the garbage heap?b
The first step is to admit your addiction.
The second step is to seek help.
I can see why your wife doesnbt trust you.
On Tue, Feb 2, 2016 at 1:51 PM, Walter Belgers <walter+rescue at belgers.com>
> Hi all,
> I just broke a promise to my wife (and myself). I promised to collect Suns
> bigger than then SparcCenter 1000. But when you come across a 3/470, how
> you not rescue it from the garbage heap?
> It has a 501 1550 CPU board with a 501 1532 cg6 framebuffer (quite special
> guess - it also comes with keyboard, mouse and colour monitor). There s a
> 1217 SCSI controller, a 501 1102 RAM board (8MB) and a board marked
> DATARAM .
> Is this a memory caching board? It has a bunch of LEDs on it.
> The system supposedly does not boot up (haven t tried yet). The boards have
> been pulled out and put back again, not necessarily in the same slot. Is
> something I need to know about slot locations for these board? I vaguely
> remember some quirks with other Suns in this respect.
> Walter Belgers
> walter at belge.rs -=- http://belge.rs/
> rescue list - http://www.sunhelp.org/mailman/listinfo/rescue
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