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by tomo
Sat Jan 10, 2015 12:20 am
Forum: Getting Started, Documentation, Tips & Tricks
Topic: O2 won't boot - sash OK irix NO
Replies: 2
Views: 432

Re: O2 won't boot - sash OK irix NO

Tested with 'single' command - still black screen -- I'll try resetenv as a next step, than I try to boot Installation CD. I figured out that I have only "installation" disks 6.5.22 downloaded years ago from sgi supportfolio. So my next step is to chase "fully working" set of dis...
by tomo
Fri Jan 09, 2015 11:22 pm
Forum: Getting Started, Documentation, Tips & Tricks
Topic: O2 won't boot - sash OK irix NO
Replies: 2
Views: 432

O2 won't boot - sash OK irix NO

After few years I try to start my O2 (R7k 600) again. There were some problems with reseating and so. Now I have green light, O2 logo, boot sound, than disk read few sectors, monitor turn to black and nothing go ON. Led is still green. I have figured out that I can run sash trough build in console, ...
by tomo
Thu Mar 21, 2013 11:54 pm
Forum: SGI: Security
Topic: Breaking root password
Replies: 1
Views: 2028

Breaking root password

After long period I have booted my o2 - it take a while becouse of reseating procedure. Then system nicely boots up in ordinary user account. But in five minutes I realized that I don't know root passwd anymore. Is there some kind of easy hack/ exploit for irix 6.5.22 to obtain root again? In normal...
by tomo
Wed Jun 23, 2010 7:34 am
Forum: SGI: Computer Graphics
Topic: Quick simple ocean model
Replies: 13
Views: 942

Re: Quick simple ocean model

Than it is really wery nice ocean. All speachs about maya was error - maya have I think form 5.0 powerfull functions for creating ocean/ liguids.

It is rendered in SW or trough OpenGL - and what machine you have used?
by tomo
Thu Jun 10, 2010 12:07 pm
Forum: SGI: Computer Graphics
Topic: My SGI icons
Replies: 67
Views: 8856

Re: My SGI icons

Onyx2 looks stunning!
by tomo
Sun Jun 06, 2010 11:51 am
Forum: SGI: Computer Graphics
Topic: My SGI icons
Replies: 67
Views: 8856

Re: My SGI icons

Wow all icons are looking great!
by tomo
Sat Jun 05, 2010 10:47 am
Forum: SGI: Computer Graphics
Topic: My SGI icons
Replies: 67
Views: 8856

Re: My TEZRO icon

Nice! Bad that I have no use for it - becouse I don't have tezro ;)
by tomo
Wed Apr 14, 2010 7:26 am
Forum: SGI: Hardware
Topic: Dual R10K 225 or single R12K/300?
Replies: 2
Views: 152

Re: Dual R10K 225 or single R12K/300?

If you are doing graphicc or compiling/ programing then go to "slower" dual. Web and else stay with stronger single.
by tomo
Wed Apr 14, 2010 7:20 am
Forum: Getting Started, Documentation, Tips & Tricks
Topic: Make a irix install cd from overlays
Replies: 22
Views: 1188

Re: Make a irix install cd from overlays

bigD wrote:So now I have about 17 working burns of Disk 1 of 6.5.22 - anyone want one? ;)


That is really strong backup :)
by tomo
Mon Apr 12, 2010 12:41 pm
Forum: Hardware For Sale/Trade
Topic: Octane and SCSI bits to give away (UK)
Replies: 23
Views: 666

Re: Octane and SCSI bits to give away (UK)

External SCSI devices would be fine but england is really far from me...
There is fully working - possibly nice extended octane sitting on the ground for free or for monays spend on gfx - I think it is worth drive for anyone who begins with sgi's and is living in england.
by tomo
Mon Apr 12, 2010 12:35 pm
Forum: SGI: Computer Graphics
Topic: Pixie for IRIX
Replies: 47
Views: 6250

Re: Pixie for IRIX

another vote.

But I have question also - since I'v never used any other than genuine renderer witch is addedet with modeling sw, how I can feed this thing with datas? It will be *nice* if it can read maya v5.0 scenes but I don't think so.
So what is the options - thanks...
by tomo
Mon Apr 12, 2010 12:30 pm
Forum: SGI: hinv
Topic: Octane SSE/SE R12000 400MHz 1.5GB Presenter
Replies: 3
Views: 447

Re: Octane SSE/SE R12000 400MHz 1.5GB Presenter

Hi,

nice system any photos of it?
by tomo
Sat Apr 10, 2010 12:57 am
Forum: Getting Started, Documentation, Tips & Tricks
Topic: Make a irix install cd from overlays
Replies: 22
Views: 1188

Re: Make a irix install cd from overlays

http://www.nekochan.net/wiki/Bootable_EFS_Images This worked for me about three days before for 6.5.22m. sash loads/ runs and also fx load/ runs so I'v formated hdd and than after "copying instalation files???" stage it prints that installation cannot find coresponding kernel :( But I was...
by tomo
Sun Mar 14, 2010 1:08 am
Forum: SGI: Hardware
Topic: SGI systems power usage
Replies: 21
Views: 808

Re: SGI systems power usage

Hi I know that on O2 HW agregator is power consumption of O2 measured. But last week I'v done measuring of my system R7000@600, 2xHDD, 1xCDRW, 2x128+4x64+2x32 RAM, AV1 board and camerra attached to it. It took 94W idling and 110W peak witch is bit more than in agregator. Measured on standard 220V wa...

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