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by Blackwolf
Wed May 17, 2017 2:50 pm
Forum: SGI: Hardware
Topic: Announcement - Fuel ATX PSU adapters available for purchase
Replies: 127
Views: 5222

Re: Announcement - Fuel ATX PSU adapters available for purchase

Just wanted to say that I purchased one of these adapters, and it worked PERFECTLY! My Fuel is up and running. I couldn't be more pleased with the product as well as the professionalism of the seller. It shipped out very fast and was packed well. Just awesome all around!
by Blackwolf
Tue Sep 03, 2013 4:01 pm
Forum: SGI: Hardware
Topic: O2 r5000 mod to accept r10000 cpu
Replies: 6
Views: 510

Re: O2 r5000 mod to accept r10000 cpu

Thanks, your right i spoke too soon, definitely having problems with out the pci riser hehe. Thanks for the links to the other threads, they actually answered my next question already, can i remove the actual pci pcb from the metal thing its mounted in and just plug that into the board, and it looks...
by Blackwolf
Tue Sep 03, 2013 11:06 am
Forum: SGI: Hardware
Topic: O2 r5000 mod to accept r10000 cpu
Replies: 6
Views: 510

Re: O2 r5000 mod to accept r10000 cpu

Well its good news i wont have to cut anything, i took a look at my model and it looks like that metal piece is removable on mine, im just not exactly sure how to do it yet. I removed the PCI riser and tried booting up the o2 with out it, it didnt seem to complain or anything and irix booted up. Doe...
by Blackwolf
Mon Sep 02, 2013 11:10 am
Forum: SGI: Hardware
Topic: O2 r5000 mod to accept r10000 cpu
Replies: 6
Views: 510

O2 r5000 mod to accept r10000 cpu

Has anyone modded an r5000 o2 chassis to accept an r10000 CPU? From my understanding you need to cut some of the metal out to accomedate the cpu's bigger heatsink so it can stick through the adjacent hard drive bay. From what I've read the CPU should work assume I can physical make room for it. Anyo...
by Blackwolf
Sun Aug 25, 2013 8:22 am
Forum: SGI: Hardware
Topic: Looking for Sony SDT-9000 DAT Audio Firmware for an Octane
Replies: 2
Views: 748

Re: Looking for Sony SDT-9000 DAT Audio Firmware for an Octa

12.2 is what i see everyone refer to, 13.3 is supposedly nearly impossible to find from what im reading.

Thanks for the link to 12.2
by Blackwolf
Sat Aug 24, 2013 7:59 pm
Forum: SGI: Hardware
Topic: Looking for Sony SDT-9000 DAT Audio Firmware for an Octane
Replies: 2
Views: 748

Looking for Sony SDT-9000 DAT Audio Firmware for an Octane

Im trying to update my Sony SDT-9000 on my octane with the firmware that supports audio playback from dat.
Every post i find refers to a link http://kickme.to/sdt9000 to get the firmware, this link is dead unfortunately :(

Does anybody have this or know of a working mirror?
by Blackwolf
Sat Aug 24, 2013 7:39 pm
Forum: IRIX and Software
Topic: Indigo 2 Impact Video Option/Impact Digital Media softare
Replies: 4
Views: 313

Re: Indigo 2 Impact Video Option/Impact Digital Media softar

Got it installed and working by opening the following dists found on the nekoware ftp (except the irix 6.5.22 drivers) octane_iv_6.5.tar.bz2 (Octane/impact video) octane_ic_6.5.tar.bz2 (Octane/impact Compression) impact_video_6.5.tar.bz2 (ImpactI2V) and /dist/unbundled from irix 6.5.22 (Drivers) Tha...
by Blackwolf
Sat Aug 24, 2013 6:47 pm
Forum: IRIX and Software
Topic: Indigo 2 Impact Video Option/Impact Digital Media softare
Replies: 4
Views: 313

Re: Indigo 2 Impact Video Option/Impact Digital Media softar

i managed to find it on the nekoware ftp thankfully. Its located here ftp://ftp.nekochan.net//pub/irix/Drivers/IRIX_6.5/ I tried to install it, but its still telling me my Irix Base Execution environment (eoe.sw.base) is not compatible, it gives me the option to not install, or open a new distro to ...
by Blackwolf
Sat Aug 24, 2013 2:00 pm
Forum: IRIX and Software
Topic: Indigo 2 Impact Video Option/Impact Digital Media softare
Replies: 4
Views: 313

Indigo 2 Impact Video Option/Impact Digital Media softare

I recently got an Indigo 2 system that has one of the Indigo2 video option boards installed. Included along with the system were various Irix 6.2 cds as well as a CD labeled "Impact Digital Media 2.1" I installed irix 6.5.22 on the machine, and i cant seem to get the video i/o hardware to ...
by Blackwolf
Tue Aug 13, 2013 2:20 pm
Forum: SGI: Hardware
Topic: Help! Octane graphics issue driving me crazy
Replies: 2
Views: 331

Re: Help! Octane graphics issue driving me crazy

Thats what i was afraid of... :(

After looking at the detailed log from the diagnostic, there were a lot of failures.

Bummer...


Thanks for the help anyway.
by Blackwolf
Tue Aug 13, 2013 11:40 am
Forum: SGI: Hardware
Topic: Help! Octane graphics issue driving me crazy
Replies: 2
Views: 331

Help! Octane graphics issue driving me crazy

I have no clue whats going on here, I must be missing something or maybe this thing is just bad..... I have 2 octane systems one with SSI graphics and one with ESSI. The ESSI card makes which ever system i plug it into do the follow during boot up: Panic: CPU 1: Kernel_Fault PC: 0xa8000000 ep: 0xfff...
by Blackwolf
Thu Aug 01, 2013 9:06 pm
Forum: SGI: Hardware
Topic: Octane scsi error during diagnostic
Replies: 0
Views: 290

Octane scsi error during diagnostic

I bought a couple octane systems, all of the ones I played with so far would power on, pass diagnostic and show the prom screen with the various system options with no scsi drives attached internally or externally. One of them however, will not pass the power on diagnostic. I gives me an error that ...
by Blackwolf
Wed Jul 31, 2013 8:03 pm
Forum: SGI: Hardware
Topic: Question about 80pin ultra320 scsi drive in an Indy
Replies: 6
Views: 522

Question about 80pin ultra320 scsi drive in an Indy

Unfortunately my ancient 2gb drive in my Indy died. I want to replace it, but the prices for 50 pin scsi drives right now on ebay are crazy. However, 80pin ultra320 drives are dirt cheap. Will a Ultra320 80pin drive work on the indy with an 80 pin to 50 pin adapter or is this drive too new for the s...
by Blackwolf
Mon Jul 29, 2013 7:26 pm
Forum: IRIX and Software
Topic: sgixdoom... where is it?
Replies: 7
Views: 762

Re: sgixdoom... where is it?

Well i tried the 1.8 from the id ftp. It runs however it crashes if i have sndserver present to enable the sound. Im not sure why. I have an octane system, my audio is working fine with other apps. I don't have the general and platform demo CDs unfortunately so I cant get it from there. I'm probably...
by Blackwolf
Mon Jul 29, 2013 11:17 am
Forum: IRIX and Software
Topic: sgixdoom... where is it?
Replies: 7
Views: 762

Re: sgixdoom... where is it?

I saw it mentioned here
http://techpubs.sgi.com/library/tpl/cgi ... sgixdoom.z

but i haven't seen it anywhere. Thanks for the link to 1.8 though this will work.

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