[rescue] Sun Netra T1125

Mike Spooner mikes at aalin.co.uk
Mon Oct 28 16:25:44 CDT 2019

9 or 10 would probably be most suited. 2.6 will run on it, but requires one of
two rather special installation methods due to the 2.6 install media not
recognising/handling the 440MHz US-II CPUs.

-- Mike

On Mon, Oct 28, 2019 at 9:12 PM +0000, "Richard" <ejb at trick-1.net> wrote:

Thanks Dennis

I have a couple of SunPCi cards so will certainly give at least one a
home.....that also answers the OS question :-/

So whatbs the most appropriate Solaris version? 2.4,2.6, 8 or some other?

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> On 29 Oct 2019, at 08:04, Dennis Grevenstein
> o;?Hi,
> Richard wrote:
>> So just picked up a Netra T1125 With Dual 440MHz UltraSPARC II, 1GB RAM
> 2x
>> 18GB SCSI drives to add to the collection.
>> So in the theme of b
>> pimp my rideb
>> what extra would you load it up with?
>> Extra 1gig of memory....Any cool PCI cards? What OS would you run? Would
> you
>> look to Solaris or head towards NetBSD....?
>> Looking for thoughts and inspiration
> This is basically an Ultra 60 board in a telco rackmount case.
> Useful PCI cards are probably some Gigabit ethernet cards and
> possibly a SunPCi card. The SunPCi is like a plug-in PC on a
> PCI card.
> I personally like Solaris and I must say that NetBSD seems to
> have lost some quality on many of the less popular systems.
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