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by def13
Fri Oct 20, 2017 12:11 am
Forum: IRIX and Software
Topic: (solved) Fixing V6/V8 glitch fx
Replies: 6
Views: 192

Re: Fixing V6/V8 glitch fx

Thanks a lot Recondas ! 1280x1024_50-VPro.vfo works perfectly : No more glitch and no error "illegal power on ..." when it's loaded in the display manager ; it's a precious file for my Phillips 190X6 monitor. Note 1 : on the first load, the display works but there was a shift from the top ...
by def13
Thu Oct 19, 2017 11:55 am
Forum: IRIX and Software
Topic: (solved) Fixing V6/V8 glitch fx
Replies: 6
Views: 192

Re: Fixing V6/V8 glitch fx

Thanks Duck. I've installed Ubuntu on a vistual machine on a Mac... without success to mount my 6.5 foundation CD2 or try opening an ISO file of it (-_-!). Now I have two ways : 1- Find and buy an cdrom drive listed in Wiki ... but people are completly crazy with prices of this old stuffes (why I've...
by def13
Thu Oct 19, 2017 3:51 am
Forum: IRIX and Software
Topic: (solved) Fixing V6/V8 glitch fx
Replies: 6
Views: 192

Re: Fixing V6/V8 glitch fx

I found this great post : http://forums.nekochan.net/viewtopic.php?f=3&t=16725755 I know now I have to get the EIDE info of my screen and I have to use it with SGI's Video Format Compiler (VFC) to create a customed VFO file of my monitor via a VFS file ... But I don't find VFC in /usr/sbin (-_-!...
by def13
Wed Oct 18, 2017 1:19 am
Forum: IRIX and Software
Topic: (solved) Fixing V6/V8 glitch fx
Replies: 6
Views: 192

(solved) Fixing V6/V8 glitch fx

Hello, After looking for a solution to find a way to fixe the glitch fx on my Octane 1.5 / V8, I found on the wiki : http://www.nekochan.net/wiki/Workaround_for_V6/V8_Flicker_and_Artifacts , but the link to the VFO is dead :-/ Does anybody have this file, or what is the best way to create or modify ...
by def13
Sat Sep 16, 2017 3:28 am
Forum: SGI: Computer Graphics
Topic: (solved) Illustrator for Irix
Replies: 10
Views: 713

Re: (solved) Illustrator for Irix

@ Krokodil : (^_^!)
@ escimo : I found an easier way, but thanks for your answer and your explantions.
by def13
Sat Sep 02, 2017 2:26 am
Forum: SGI: Computer Graphics
Topic: (solved) Illustrator for Irix
Replies: 10
Views: 713

Re: Illustrator for Irix

Thanks again for your advices, I found a solution that works :-)
by def13
Wed Aug 23, 2017 3:45 am
Forum: IRIX and Software
Topic: (partialy solved) Octane + Irix 6.5.26 becoming slow
Replies: 7
Views: 241

Re: Octane + Irix 6.5.26 becoming slow

Thanks a lot for your help :-) After a short night, I remembered I have turned ON NIS ... So I've turned it OFF, restarted the workstation and everything works well again ! Except I can't access to the shared folder of my Mac ... :-( With NIS, I can access to shared folder on my Mac. Without NIS, I ...
by def13
Tue Aug 22, 2017 12:12 pm
Forum: IRIX and Software
Topic: (partialy solved) Octane + Irix 6.5.26 becoming slow
Replies: 7
Views: 241

Re: Octane + Irix 6.5.26 becoming slow

Thanks for your reply Foetz. Here is my nsswitch.conf : automount(dynamic): nis(nis_enumerate_key) #bootparams: files nis capability: files nis clearance: files nis ethers: files nis group: files nis hosts: files dns files ipnodes: files mac: files nis mail(null_extend_key): ndbm(file=/etc/aliases) ...
by def13
Tue Aug 22, 2017 10:39 am
Forum: IRIX and Software
Topic: (partialy solved) Octane + Irix 6.5.26 becoming slow
Replies: 7
Views: 241

Re: Octane + Irix 6.5.26 becoming slow

Hello Josehill, thanks for your reply :-) 1- In the "resolv.conf" file I've got : domain home.local nameserver (my web-box/router ip-adresse) 2- In the "fstab" file I've got : /dev/root / xfs rw,raw=/dev/rroot 0 0 3- fter your reply, I've removed from the desktop the alias of my ...
by def13
Tue Aug 22, 2017 9:56 am
Forum: IRIX and Software
Topic: (partialy solved) Octane + Irix 6.5.26 becoming slow
Replies: 7
Views: 241

(partialy solved) Octane + Irix 6.5.26 becoming slow

My Octane (O1.5 - mono 400Mhz - Ram 2Go + V8 + Irix 6.5.26) became subitly slow at start up after I've solve a network connexion problem between this station and my Mac. I use the HOW TO : IRIX Installation and Customization to solve my problem. (my ipadresse) IRIS.home.local IRIS no more ipadress #...
by def13
Thu Aug 17, 2017 7:20 am
Forum: SGI: Hardware
Topic: (SOLVED) Octane 1.5 no music at startup/shutdown
Replies: 2
Views: 126

Re: Octane 1.5 no music at startup/shutdown

Thanks Dexter1 ! After a quick tour in the PROM, nothing change ... (°_°?) So instead plug the line out in my Philips 190x6, I try with a basic amp, and it works. Infact, the issue comes from the screen and it was easy to solve. I just have to tell the screen to set audio interface being stand alone...
by def13
Wed Aug 16, 2017 3:19 pm
Forum: SGI: Hardware
Topic: (SOLVED) Octane 1.5 no music at startup/shutdown
Replies: 2
Views: 126

(SOLVED) Octane 1.5 no music at startup/shutdown

I've received my SGI Octane 2 months ago and it works perfectly well, excepte for one thing : no music at startup or shutdown. Strangely, all other system and desktop sounds words... and I can read all of my audio files with all apropriates software. I've tried to find an answer on the net (perhaps ...
by def13
Tue Aug 15, 2017 1:55 am
Forum: SGI: Computer Graphics
Topic: (solved) Illustrator for Irix
Replies: 10
Views: 713

Re: Illustrator for Irix

Exact Dexter1! Too familiar to read PDF, I don't pay attention to "getstart.ps"... I found what I'm looking for. But I'm afraid I have to "use" Illustrator has trial version, because I've got no idea about what I have to write in the "server line" entry. Infos on the co...
by def13
Mon Aug 14, 2017 3:03 pm
Forum: SGI: Computer Graphics
Topic: (solved) Illustrator for Irix
Replies: 10
Views: 713

Re: Illustrator for Irix

I understand it's a "border line" subject, even if we're speaking about vintage computing and vintage graphic design for a personnal use... Perhaps someone could give me a solution by pm ?

I've got an old sn writen on an old Adobe cd package...
by def13
Mon Aug 14, 2017 1:33 pm
Forum: SGI: Computer Graphics
Topic: (solved) Illustrator for Irix
Replies: 10
Views: 713

(solved) Illustrator for Irix

Hello, I'm Def13 from Marseille, France ... and completly new on Irix and SGI. I bought and SGI Octane 1.5 two month ago and instead of boring people by newbie's questions, I looked for the answers by myself ... Thanks Nekochan to exist ! But now I touch my limits. So my first question is about Illu...

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