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by Raion-Fox
Wed Sep 20, 2017 7:59 pm
Forum: Hardware For Sale/Trade
Topic: Mint Condition SGI Indy R5000 Case + Chassis x 2
Replies: 2
Views: 26

Re: Mint Condition SGI Indy R5000 Case + Chassis x 2

Hi All I have 2 SGI Indy R5000 cases/chassis No guts or contents and in Mint Condition, I would say they were from a spare parts supplier and look brand new . I got them on ebay several years ago, my intention was to do a Case Mod and stick a PC inside but I just have not got around to doing it. I ...
by Raion-Fox
Wed Sep 20, 2017 2:32 pm
Forum: Apple
Topic: How can Apple reclaim its dominance over PC-based workstations?
Replies: 13
Views: 172

Re: How can Apple reclaim its dominance over PC-based workstations?

PPC is not dead. Just low end PPC CPUs, as OpenPOWER and POWER9 are doing quite well.
by Raion-Fox
Wed Sep 20, 2017 11:30 am
Forum: IRIX and Software
Topic: NIS Password format
Replies: 5
Views: 67

Re: NIS Password format

You can have IRIX boxes run as LDAP clients yes.
by Raion-Fox
Wed Sep 20, 2017 10:50 am
Forum: IRIX and Software
Topic: NIS Password format
Replies: 5
Views: 67

Re: NIS Password format

DES is very insecure. Make sure you've a good firewall.

EDIT: You could replace NIS with OpenLDAP
by Raion-Fox
Tue Sep 19, 2017 5:59 pm
Forum: Hardware For Sale/Trade
Topic: FS: Sun Ultra45
Replies: 1
Views: 135

Re: FS: Sun Ultra45

Beautiful! Someones gonna be lucky.
by Raion-Fox
Tue Sep 19, 2017 5:55 pm
Forum: SGI: Hardware
Topic: My first Octane
Replies: 9
Views: 288

Re: My first Octane

Got the Octane in today. Still looking for a monitor option - need to source adapter, will power on with serial interface soon. No disk drives, but TWO drive sleds!. BUT I have a 4 disk SCSI Sun external drive enclosure just sitting full of barracuda drives which I might steal one. The top screw to...
by Raion-Fox
Tue Sep 19, 2017 2:00 pm
Forum: Everything Else
Topic: your latest purchase
Replies: 619
Views: 19563

Re: your latest purchase

I may soon be the owner of a PC-9821ap2 with a 486 CPU. Though, I have to find a keyboard for it.
by Raion-Fox
Mon Sep 18, 2017 8:54 am
Forum: Hardware For Sale/Trade
Topic: Nicest Tezro I've seen on (EBAY) plus more (not mine)
Replies: 6
Views: 236

Re: Nicest Tezro I've seen on (EBAY) plus more (not mine)

That's John/Mopar 5150. He's a great guy here. We've done business for about 2-3 years.
by Raion-Fox
Fri Sep 15, 2017 9:12 pm
Forum: SGI: Hardware
Topic: Mixed RAM banks
Replies: 2
Views: 78

Re: Mixed RAM banks

You can, yes.
by Raion-Fox
Fri Sep 15, 2017 6:39 pm
Forum: IRIX and Software
Topic: How do I fix this?! >:(
Replies: 9
Views: 184

Re: How do I fix this?! >:(

dexter1 wrote:This is similar to my tmux port attempts failing because irix doesn't have an utf8 locale included.


And porting a utf-8 locale from BSD is out of the question I assume?
by Raion-Fox
Tue Sep 12, 2017 10:29 am
Forum: Hardware Wanted
Topic: WTB O2 midplanes, 02+ skins, rm7000 CPU, FPA
Replies: 7
Views: 159

Re: WTB O2 midplanes, 02+ skins, rm7000 CPU, FPA

I mean it's not too hard to drill out the rivets. You can then weld in studs on which you can attach nuts.
by Raion-Fox
Tue Sep 12, 2017 10:23 am
Forum: Hardware Wanted
Topic: WTB O2 midplanes, 02+ skins, rm7000 CPU, FPA
Replies: 7
Views: 159

Re: WTB O2 midplanes, 02+ skins, rm7000 CPU, FPA

karbonKid wrote:By midplane I mean the PCB with SCA connectors -- is it riveted in? That complicates things.

Whereabouts are you based?


In Virginia. Yes, the PCB is riveted in on my version
by Raion-Fox
Mon Sep 11, 2017 11:09 pm
Forum: Hardware Wanted
Topic: WTB O2 midplanes, 02+ skins, rm7000 CPU, FPA
Replies: 7
Views: 159

Re: WTB O2 midplanes, 02+ skins, rm7000 CPU, FPA

I have a midplane I can sell. Do you need me to drill it out of the case?
by Raion-Fox
Mon Sep 11, 2017 6:46 pm
Forum: Nekochan Net
Topic: A smear campaign against nekochan.net mods on reddit
Replies: 42
Views: 1587

Re: A smear campaign against nekochan.net mods on reddit

> https://www.reddit.com/r/removethemods/ ... g_channel/

So Mr. Legacy continues to smear people. Something tells me he's really mentally ill and probably needs a lobotomy to return to normal.
by Raion-Fox
Sat Sep 09, 2017 12:57 am
Forum: SGI: Discussion
Topic: IRIX Source code
Replies: 8
Views: 349

Re: IRIX Source code

I have two different copies of the source code. Its not illegal to possess but it is illegal to distribute. I store them on tapes in a safety deposit box. Its not the full source. In both cases its a fair bit of the kernel code, a little userland and some other pieces. I'll release them when the thr...

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