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by Dodoid
Thu Apr 19, 2018 1:00 pm
Forum: SGI: Discussion
Topic: Maintaining Hardware / fesability of keeping hardware running
Replies: 53
Views: 2285

Re: Maintaining Hardware / fesability of keeping hardware running

I've heard the same with regards to an Onyx rack that nobody wanted to move, though I do like the idea of a RUNNING system being left in a wall somewhere.
by Dodoid
Mon Apr 16, 2018 10:30 am
Forum: Hardware For Sale/Trade
Topic: $4k LOT of SGI. Florida, USA, Tezro, Onyx, Octanes. [Ebay] Not Mine
Replies: 23
Views: 571

Re: $4k LOT of SGI. Florida, USA, Tezro, Onyx, Octanes. [Ebay] Not Mine

Intuition wrote:Like a little modern o2.


What about a little modern Tezro :) ?
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For sale here: https://www.scorptec.com.au/product/Cas ... UADSTELLAR
by Dodoid
Sun Apr 15, 2018 11:33 pm
Forum: Everything Else
Topic: Announcing The IRIX Network
Replies: 60
Views: 2157

Re: Announcing The IRIX Network

You know what? We said we wanted *evolution*, and the internet v1.0 was a great big hit. We have all worked to create the internet v1.1 and believed it was a good step ahead for the human race, and now we are supposed to thanks a few assholes for bringing this dream to a bitter end. The internet v2...
by Dodoid
Sun Apr 15, 2018 9:48 pm
Forum: Hardware For Sale/Trade
Topic: $4k LOT of SGI. Florida, USA, Tezro, Onyx, Octanes. [Ebay] Not Mine
Replies: 23
Views: 571

Re: $4k LOT of SGI. Florida, USA, Tezro, Onyx, Octanes. [Ebay] Not Mine

Well, if we're going to group buy, I can't decide whether I REALLY want, or REALLY do not want the Virtu... On the one hand, rare SGI. On the other, common BoXX :) .
by Dodoid
Sat Apr 14, 2018 4:25 pm
Forum: SGI: Discussion
Topic: sgistuff.net is broken, so here's my workaround.
Replies: 2
Views: 147

Re: sgistuff.net is broken, so here's my workaround.

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This fix works to load the pages, but some parts are still... a little weird.
by Dodoid
Sat Apr 14, 2018 11:51 am
Forum: SGI: Discussion
Topic: sgistuff.net is broken, so here's my workaround.
Replies: 2
Views: 147

sgistuff.net is broken, so here's my workaround.

As anyone who has checked sgistuff.net in the past few days has found out, the site doesn't work anymore. Rather than loading the page, your browser will try to download it instead. This is because the site sends the wrong content-type in its response, sending application/x-httpd-php instead of text...
by Dodoid
Fri Apr 13, 2018 9:24 pm
Forum: Everything Else
Topic: Announcing The IRIX Network
Replies: 60
Views: 2157

Re: Announcing IRIX.pw

I understand that there is a legal reality to allowing software sales, one which Nekochan has been hit by in the past, and I think Raion-Fox is very brave (perhaps too brave) to do so. If I had a forum like this (I don't plan to open one, but if I did), I would not allow software sales. I just think...
by Dodoid
Fri Apr 13, 2018 3:53 pm
Forum: Everything Else
Topic: Announcing The IRIX Network
Replies: 60
Views: 2157

Re: Announcing IRIX.pw

Okay, I think both sites are awesome, and I have an account on both, but is it not a little premature to go from "This is NOT intended to replace or supplant Nekochan" to "The IRIX Network aims to be the premiere SGI community"? Like, HTTPS and software sales are cool things that...
by Dodoid
Wed Apr 04, 2018 6:41 pm
Forum: SGI: Hardware
Topic: Homebrewed 128Mb SGI O2 RAM
Replies: 18
Views: 803

Re: Homebrewed 128Mb SGI O2 RAM

Very interesting. IIRC, my "good O2" has 512MB across four sticks. It used to have more, then some died, so I took the other four out. Would be nice to complete it with 1GB.
by Dodoid
Wed Apr 04, 2018 6:38 pm
Forum: SGI: Discussion
Topic: Introducing D1
Replies: 49
Views: 2487

Re: Introducing D1

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PCI Fast Ethernet: ec1, 10/100Mb, bus 0, slot 3, id 0x104c, rev 3.0
by Dodoid
Sun Apr 01, 2018 10:14 pm
Forum: SGI: Discussion
Topic: Introducing D1
Replies: 49
Views: 2487

Re: Introducing D1

It's real! Real, actual hardware, and (possibly, depending on if I'm bad at stuff) even working real, actual hardware. Did I mention board photos? I got to take a look at the D1-PT-02 boards today (I was away when they arrived on Friday), this one is a prototype of the ethernet card portion of the d...
by Dodoid
Sat Mar 31, 2018 1:01 pm
Forum: Miscellaneous Operating Systems/Hardware
Topic: Talos Secure Workstation
Replies: 68
Views: 4310

Re: Talos Secure Workstation

I might consider getting some 6100s to test with, since they are largely untested under Libreboot, but 6200s run well and support virtualization without microcode updates, something preferred by Libreboot. That said, since Meltdown/Spectre mean microcode updates may be necessary anyway, the 6300s ma...
by Dodoid
Sat Mar 31, 2018 8:06 am
Forum: Miscellaneous Operating Systems/Hardware
Topic: Talos Secure Workstation
Replies: 68
Views: 4310

Re: Talos Secure Workstation

I looked into a TALOS II a while ago. Seems like a very impressive system, and the "100% free" aspect interests me greatly (I am posting this from a Librebooted ThinkPad T400). Unfortunately cost was a little too high for my liking, and it's not compatible with Qubes, but that point won't ...
by Dodoid
Tue Mar 27, 2018 6:19 am
Forum: Everything Else
Topic: your latest purchase
Replies: 1000
Views: 38599

Re: your latest purchase

jirka wrote:Keyboard (and mouse) for my IRIS Ingio. And as a bonus it has a nice symbol in the right top corner ;)


Should move the sticker to the spot where the Windows key would be.
by Dodoid
Sun Mar 25, 2018 11:05 pm
Forum: SGI: Discussion
Topic: Introducing D1
Replies: 49
Views: 2487

Re: Introducing D1

D1-PT-02 prototype boards are on the way! I have had most parts ready for a while, but I've just ordered the last two types of part from China (the hard to find new-old-stock chips used by the original SGI card), as well as the bare PCBs and stencils. Should be ready for testing (and maybe some boar...

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