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by uunix
Sat Sep 30, 2017 7:37 am
Forum: Hardware For Sale/Trade
Topic: Ebay UK interesting.
Replies: 15
Views: 553

Re: Ebay UK interesting.

This thing is pumping up the jam somewhat.. £255 with 50 Mins to go.
by uunix
Fri Sep 29, 2017 1:55 pm
Forum: Getting Started, Documentation, Tips & Tricks
Topic: Best workstation to start with?
Replies: 55
Views: 1677

Re: Best workstation to start with?

I'll repeat what I've always said: IMHO, the O2 is the most convenient introduction to the SGI platform. It has drawbacks - delicate skins, flaky CD-ROM drives and memory, and pedestrian performance. But those are far outweighed by the fact that you can use it with a thrift store kbd/mouse/monitor,...
by uunix
Wed Sep 27, 2017 1:26 pm
Forum: Getting Started, Documentation, Tips & Tricks
Topic: Best workstation to start with?
Replies: 55
Views: 1677

Re: Best workstation to start with?

Here's the problem with owning any old hardware let alone SGI stuff. So you get a machine, you are faced firstly with things not working or things required to use it and the over priced prices ebay sellers on a whole are asking, and secondly, the addiction of upgrading, and the over priced prices eb...
by uunix
Sat Sep 23, 2017 4:42 pm
Forum: Hardware For Sale/Trade
Topic: Ebay UK interesting.
Replies: 15
Views: 553

Re: Ebay UK interesting.

Irinikus wrote:Is your indigo an Elan system, because if it isn't, then this is a one stop shop. (The Elan Graphics hardware and the Elan door)

I think it has an XSGi[?] or similar, I can't really recall, but that door does look gorgeous.
by uunix
Sat Sep 23, 2017 4:14 pm
Forum: Hardware Wanted
Topic: Want a SGI workstation for really cheap (<50€) or free
Replies: 6
Views: 261

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

Mr Fox is correct, and even if you do get something free-ish, these things cost a lot of up-keep money regardless.

There was this guy in Italy.....
by uunix
Sat Sep 23, 2017 12:05 pm
Forum: SGI: Hardware
Topic: Fuel DMediaPro DM6 PCI Digital Video
Replies: 33
Views: 16429

Re: Fuel DMediaPro DM6 PCI Digital Video

WOW that's quite a pricy piece of hardware! If that's a decent price, then I would hate to see a not so decent price! Just being facetious. :D UUNIX, If this is a fair price for this card and you still have yours, the you can sell it to fund your TEZRO! :D After looking around and seeing what peopl...
by uunix
Sat Sep 23, 2017 6:45 am
Forum: SGI: Hardware
Topic: Mini-PC fit in an SGI hard drive bay?
Replies: 29
Views: 1913

Re: Mini-PC fit in an SGI hard drive bay?

I just cannot get 24bit colour out of rdesktop.
Have ensured no restrictions on the target machine via gp, but still wishy washy 16bit.
by uunix
Thu Sep 21, 2017 1:27 pm
Forum: Apple
Topic: How can Apple reclaim its dominance over PC-based workstations?
Replies: 67
Views: 1547

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

iTunes was the start.. that became utter shite.. then the rest followed... OS UI .. Simple as.. and Windows followed like a dog on a lead..
by uunix
Tue Sep 19, 2017 12:34 am
Forum: Hardware For Sale/Trade
Topic: Dubious Tezro on ebay (certainly not mine!)
Replies: 41
Views: 1151

Re: Dubious Tezro on ebay (certainly not mine!)

Indeed congrats, I was discussing with the wife how I absolutely needed a Tezro and possible won out, but I'll save it for the next possible machine that pops up.
by uunix
Mon Sep 18, 2017 1:38 pm
Forum: Hardware For Sale/Trade
Topic: Dubious Tezro on ebay (certainly not mine!)
Replies: 41
Views: 1151

Re: Dubious Tezro on ebay (certainly not mine!)

Has this gone?
by uunix
Sun Sep 17, 2017 2:21 pm
Forum: IBM
Topic: Connecting to AIX remotely from Xming
Replies: 1
Views: 120

Re: Connecting to AIX remotely from Xming

MobaXterm I use, free and works very well, run from a Windows machine though.
by uunix
Sat Sep 16, 2017 10:39 am
Forum: Hardware For Sale/Trade
Topic: Dubious Tezro on ebay (certainly not mine!)
Replies: 41
Views: 1151

Re: Dubious Tezro on ebay (certainly not mine!)

And then of course there is the size...

BFGComputer.jpg


Where do you put that fscking thing? It's bigger than the woman in the pic!!

How is she even using the mouse, she has no room!
by uunix
Sat Sep 16, 2017 10:28 am
Forum: Hardware For Sale/Trade
Topic: Dubious Tezro on ebay (certainly not mine!)
Replies: 41
Views: 1151

Re: Dubious Tezro on ebay (certainly not mine!)

Irinikus wrote:I would say go for it!

I'll have to double check with my accountant.. she's out at the moment hence I have three Octanes turned on.. :cry:
by uunix
Sat Sep 16, 2017 10:25 am
Forum: SGI: hinv
Topic: Octane: 2xR12k 300MHz, 2048MB, MXE
Replies: 9
Views: 255

Re: Octane: 2xR12k 300MHz, 2048MB, MXE

The light bar does look great, something I will have to address with all my Octanes very soon. They all work, but a little flat, I want them to look like a damn disco!

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