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by Str1kernaut
Tue Jan 23, 2018 8:28 am
Forum: Miscellaneous Operating Systems/Hardware
Topic: [Need help] SCSI troubles
Replies: 2
Views: 100

Re: [Need help] SCSI troubles

My Adaptec 19160 has 2 narrow ports: 1 internal, 1 external and a wide internal port (u160, 68 pin). The disks works fine with the 50 pin cable, they don't work with the 68 pin cable
by Str1kernaut
Mon Jan 22, 2018 11:09 am
Forum: Miscellaneous Operating Systems/Hardware
Topic: [Need help] SCSI troubles
Replies: 2
Views: 100

[Need help] SCSI troubles

Hello, i have these SCSI devices: Adaptec 19160 U160 PCI SCSI card 2 HP/Compaq SCA 80 137gb disks, 15k RPM I have this problem: i bought 2 SCA80 to 50/68 pin, if i plug the 68 pin terminated cable to the adapters and the card the disks won't spin up and won't get detected, if i plug instead the 50 p...
by Str1kernaut
Sun Nov 12, 2017 8:59 am
Forum: Hardware For Sale/Trade
Topic: Octane Components, Indy, O2 and Sony 24 Inch CRT
Replies: 4
Views: 357

Re: Octane Components, Indy, O2 and Sony 24 Inch CRT

I'm interested for the O2, i sent you a pm
by Str1kernaut
Sat Nov 11, 2017 8:57 am
Forum: Hardware Wanted
Topic: Want a SGI workstation for really cheap (<50€) or free
Replies: 10
Views: 508

Re: Want a SGI workstation for really cheap (<50€) or free

Well, shipping from USA to Italy is very expensive. "Italy is treated as a country of scammers, this is why delivery is pricey" (cit. my jym teacher, the day i was trying to get from UK a SGI Indigo and a Indy for really cheap without success) In short, you either wait (whilst keeping you...
by Str1kernaut
Sat Nov 11, 2017 6:14 am
Forum: Hardware Wanted
Topic: Want a SGI workstation for really cheap (<50€) or free
Replies: 10
Views: 508

Re: Want a SGI workstation for really cheap (<50€) or free

Update: i don't have anymore an high budget for my pockets, so the maximum i could spend is 40-50€ and i know there aren't any Indys nor O2s for that price. Where can i find one even for free? I read of people giving them for free, but i'm not lucky 'cause i live in Italy and the easiest non x86 sys...
by Str1kernaut
Wed Oct 04, 2017 9:31 am
Forum: Getting Started, Documentation, Tips & Tricks
Topic: Best workstation to start with?
Replies: 60
Views: 3124

Re: Best workstation to start with?

I have a question: i heard of people getting SGI workstations for free, how they did it? Is still possible today? What are the places to look where?
by Str1kernaut
Mon Oct 02, 2017 11:43 am
Forum: Hardware For Sale/Trade
Topic: Dodoid Mini Indigo is now on sale!
Replies: 36
Views: 2288

Re: Dodoid Mini Indigo is now on sale!

There will be a mini Indy case for the Raspberry Pi?
by Str1kernaut
Sat Sep 30, 2017 2:05 am
Forum: Getting Started, Documentation, Tips & Tricks
Topic: Best workstation to start with?
Replies: 60
Views: 3124

Re: Best workstation to start with?

So, in general the O2 is the best to start, but if we consider the price a starter Octane is a better option An italian guy years ago (2011) sold for 50€ (i don't know the price of the delivery) a SGI O2 (R12000 400mhz, 512mb, 20gb drive, A/V module) with the 1600SW monitor, original software disks,...
by Str1kernaut
Thu Sep 28, 2017 11:32 pm
Forum: Hardware Wanted
Topic: Wanted : Intergraph TDZ 2000 or studioZ
Replies: 3
Views: 372

Re: Wanted : Intergraph TDZ 2000 or studioZ

I found this from Rovellasca (Como, Italy): https://www.kijiji.it/annunci/computer- ... 0/95079736
by Str1kernaut
Wed Sep 27, 2017 2:47 am
Forum: Hardware For Sale/Trade
Topic: Ebay UK interesting.
Replies: 18
Views: 899

Re: Ebay UK interesting.

I hope to buy, deliver at the home of my cousin in UK, and when she comes in Italy she gives me the system if possible
by Str1kernaut
Wed Sep 27, 2017 2:24 am
Forum: Hardware For Sale/Trade
Topic: Ebay UK interesting.
Replies: 18
Views: 899

Re: Ebay UK interesting.

I can't bid 'cause he probably can't deliver to Italy
by Str1kernaut
Wed Sep 27, 2017 12:59 am
Forum: Getting Started, Documentation, Tips & Tricks
Topic: Best workstation to start with?
Replies: 60
Views: 3124

Re: Best workstation to start with?

For that O2 at 15$ i proposed up to 25$ but another persone kept relaunch. Then i gave up
by Str1kernaut
Tue Sep 26, 2017 11:00 am
Forum: Getting Started, Documentation, Tips & Tricks
Topic: Best workstation to start with?
Replies: 60
Views: 3124

Re: Best workstation to start with?

I know, even an Octane from Berlin (180 + 50€ of delivery) exceeds my budget (120 delivered).
by Str1kernaut
Tue Sep 26, 2017 8:55 am
Forum: Getting Started, Documentation, Tips & Tricks
Topic: Best workstation to start with?
Replies: 60
Views: 3124

Re: Best workstation to start with?

But the main question: what is the minimum to spend? I can't go further 100-125€
by Str1kernaut
Tue Sep 26, 2017 8:46 am
Forum: Getting Started, Documentation, Tips & Tricks
Topic: Best workstation to start with?
Replies: 60
Views: 3124

Best workstation to start with?

Hi, i have a question: is true the SGI Indy is the most common, easy to find and less expensive SGI workstation? What is the best SGI machine to start with in general? What is the minimum to spend to have one (any model)? Thanks

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