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by Pontus
Tue Feb 14, 2017 7:12 am
Forum: SGI: Hardware
Topic: Can you identify this machine?
Replies: 8
Views: 599

Re: Can you identify this machine?

Nice "little" machine. Where is this museum located?
by Pontus
Wed Feb 08, 2017 1:34 am
Forum: Everything Else
Topic: All the stuff
Replies: 9
Views: 353

Re: All the stuff

Nice :)

Poor cat though, looks pinned down by that Crimson.
by Pontus
Tue Jan 24, 2017 6:15 am
Forum: Hardware Wanted
Topic: Digital Vaxstation 3100 metal mounting frame
Replies: 1
Views: 228

Re: Digital Vaxstation 3100 metal mounting frame

Could you take a picture? I may have some M10's that match.
by Pontus
Tue Jan 24, 2017 4:22 am
Forum: Everything Else
Topic: Mozilla ditches the dinosaur
Replies: 14
Views: 569

Re: Mozilla ditches the dinosaur

I think ClassicHasClass needs to provide an example of his handwriting, that should determine the question once and for all.
by Pontus
Tue Jan 24, 2017 4:20 am
Forum: Everything Else
Topic: My new computer room
Replies: 125
Views: 11587

Re: My new computer room

Absolutely beautiful! It's an inspiration for sure.
by Pontus
Mon Jan 16, 2017 4:46 am
Forum: Everything Else
Topic: My new computer room
Replies: 125
Views: 11587

Re: My new computer room

I know the feeling. I'm working hard now to get my computer room in order. Luckily all of my racks are on wheels but there is quick buildup of clutter and something simple as routing a new network cable takes lots of time an energy :) Keep it up, the end result will be awesome, judging from earlier ...
by Pontus
Mon Jan 16, 2017 3:52 am
Forum: Everything Else
Topic: getting a vehicle for moving computers
Replies: 6
Views: 424

Re: getting a vehicle for moving computers

I always go for a box truck with a tailgate lift if I can motivate the cost. I've tried many other forms and ruined both cars and equipment :)

This is what it looked last time I moved things:
http://vaxbarn.com/index.php/41-acquisi ... al-journey
by Pontus
Fri Jan 13, 2017 4:06 am
Forum: SGI: Hardware
Topic: Random DVD Drive Ejection
Replies: 6
Views: 288

Re: Random DVD Drive Ejection

If it is, it is a rather simple fix. i've done it myself. Or just swap the drive.
by Pontus
Fri Jan 13, 2017 1:23 am
Forum: SGI: Hardware
Topic: Random DVD Drive Ejection
Replies: 6
Views: 288

Re: Random DVD Drive Ejection

Is it the same drive as in the O2?

It doesn't sound exactly like the symptoms of a failed O2 drive, but perhaps it's worth a look?

http://www.nekochan.net/wiki/SGI_O2#CD-ROM
by Pontus
Mon Jan 09, 2017 4:21 am
Forum: Hardware For Sale/Trade
Topic: A sad moment but has to be done.....
Replies: 45
Views: 4186

Re: A sad moment but has to be done.....

I /think/ you bought that Onyx Deskside on tradera. I remember drooling over it :) Since then I've gotten a Power Series and a Crimson. They would look nice next to eachother :) No, I actually got that Onyx DS from deBug. So it's from far away in the west, namely USA. But I always wanted a Crimson,...
by Pontus
Mon Jan 09, 2017 4:13 am
Forum: Hardware For Sale/Trade
Topic: A sad moment but has to be done.....
Replies: 45
Views: 4186

Re: A sad moment but has to be done.....

I /think/ you bought that Onyx Deskside on tradera. I remember drooling over it :) Since then I've gotten a Power Series and a Crimson. They would look nice next to eachother :) http://forums.nekochan.net/download/file.php?id=2824312&mode=view I can confirm this :D :mrgreen: :o Is that a twelve...
by Pontus
Sat Jan 07, 2017 12:21 pm
Forum: Hardware For Sale/Trade
Topic: A sad moment but has to be done.....
Replies: 45
Views: 4186

Re: A sad moment but has to be done.....

I /think/ you bought that Onyx Deskside on tradera. I remember drooling over it :) Since then I've gotten a Power Series and a Crimson. They would look nice next to eachother :)
by Pontus
Tue Aug 02, 2016 9:30 pm
Forum: Emulation
Topic: ContrAlto - Alto Emulator from LCM
Replies: 9
Views: 1005

Re: ContrAlto - Alto Emulator from LCM

ContrAlto is an application for modern PCs that simulates the original Xerox Alto, from the graphical display to the Ethernet interface.


Well, it says so in the third paragraf..
by Pontus
Tue Aug 02, 2016 2:26 am
Forum: SGI: Hardware
Topic: Getting an Onyx2 - what to do with it
Replies: 22
Views: 854

Re: Getting an Onyx2 - what to do with it

Hi Camiel Pontus from cctalk/FB here. Just wanted to say welcome to nekochan. Nice to get some VMS expertice here, questions do pop up from time to time :) If you are lucky there are some graphics demos on your machine already. You should be able to get quake running fine on that box. There are of c...

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