[rescue] newest rescue
michael.99.thompson at gmail.com
Wed Feb 3 00:38:04 CST 2016
> Subject: [rescue] newest rescue
> From: Walter Belgers <walter+rescue at belgers.com>
> Date: Tue, February 02, 2016 12:51 pm
> Hi all,
> I just broke a promise to my wife (and myself). I promised to collect
> Suns no
> bigger than then SparcCenter 1000. But when you come across a 3/470,
> how can
> you not rescue it from the garbage heap?
> It has a 501 1550 CPU board with a 501 1532 cg6 framebuffer (quite
> special I
> guess - it also comes with keyboard, mouse and colour monitor).
> Theres a 501
> 1217 SCSI controller, a 501 1102 RAM board (8MB) and a board marked
> Is this a memory caching board? It has a bunch of LEDs on it.
> The system supposedly does not boot up (havent tried yet). The boards
> been pulled out and put back again, not necessarily in the same slot.
> Is there
> something I need to know about slot locations for these board? I
> 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
I have a 3/470 with 4x 5 1/4" disks in the top. It is my server for
netbooting any of my Sun/3 and Sun/2 systems. I also have a 3/460 with 2x
135MB? SMD disks and 2x 1.2GB ESMD disks.
DATARAM made NFS caching boards and later DIMMs. If it is not a normal RAM
board it will have batteries on it.
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