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Re: your latest purchase

Unread postby itsvince725 » Sun Dec 17, 2017 12:58 pm

That reminds me, I need to get mine working...
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Re: your latest purchase

Unread postby Raion-Fox » Sun Dec 17, 2017 10:18 pm

Don't we all?
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Re: your latest purchase

Unread postby itsvince725 » Mon Dec 18, 2017 7:45 am

My friend on another forum got his working a few months ago so it's possible!
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Re: your latest purchase

Unread postby ScutBoy » Mon Dec 18, 2017 12:21 pm

Some paid, some free.

Also brought home an E250, a TRS-80 Model 4P, and a Compaq luggable

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Re: your latest purchase

Unread postby itsvince725 » Mon Dec 18, 2017 2:15 pm

Pardon my ignorance, but what is an E250?
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Re: your latest purchase

Unread postby ScutBoy » Mon Dec 18, 2017 2:17 pm

Sorry - it's the Ultra Enterprise 250, the "little brother" to the Ultra Enterprise 450 (E450) that's at the bottom of the stack in the picture.
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Re: your latest purchase

Unread postby itsvince725 » Mon Dec 18, 2017 3:54 pm

Ah, so it's a Sun thing! Neat. I was going to buy a Sun system recently but sadly, after a lot of back and forth, the item turned out to be sold. :(

It was a decently equipped Ultra 10...
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Re: your latest purchase

Unread postby ScutBoy » Mon Dec 18, 2017 6:25 pm

I hope "decently equipped" included a SCSI card and drives. The IDE interface on the U10 and U5 were pretty bad.
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Re: your latest purchase

Unread postby Raion-Fox » Mon Dec 18, 2017 6:27 pm

Sun Ultra 5/10 blow. The SS series was better
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Re: your latest purchase

Unread postby Irinikus » Mon Dec 18, 2017 6:37 pm

That E450 looks really cool! Very nice!
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Re: your latest purchase

Unread postby itsvince725 » Mon Dec 18, 2017 7:34 pm

ScutBoy wrote:I hope "decently equipped" included a SCSI card and drives. The IDE interface on the U10 and U5 were pretty bad.


I don't remember, but I do know it had the second-fastest CPU and a good amount of RAM. I'd rather have had a pizza box though, like a SparcStation 10, but Unix stuff in this area is extremely rare so anything was worth looking into.
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Re: your latest purchase

Unread postby JacquesT » Wed Dec 20, 2017 8:39 am

A Dell 2407WFPb monitor, hopefully I'll get a half decent IRIX desktop now.
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Re: your latest purchase

Unread postby jan-jaap » Wed Dec 20, 2017 8:50 am

JacquesT wrote:A Dell 2407WFPb monitor, hopefully I'll get a half decent IRIX desktop now.

Should work. I've used them at work with a Fuel (using DVI) and Onyx2 (using a 13W3-VGA cable).

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Re: your latest purchase

Unread postby Raion-Fox » Wed Dec 20, 2017 12:07 pm

Tezro

Thanks to Mopar5150 my good friend and awesome SGI seller I am now in possession of an even better Tezro than I had years ago. 4x700MHz, 8GB RAM w/ V12 (no DCD, don't really need it tbh)

Its absolutely beautiful and massive. I'm never going to sell this. Although I may move it onto something like a table nearby because it is absolutely devouring an entire quarter of my desk alone. I unfortunately no longer possess that beautiful corner desk because it was stolen by very unethical roommates who also poured bleach onto the Onyx rack I sold to Vladio (glad you got it working if you're reading this man)
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:Octane: R12000 300MHz SI 896MB RAM yuuka
:Octane2: R12000A 400MHz V6 2.5GB RAM
:Tezro: Quad R16000 700MHz V12 8GB RAM murasaki
:Indy: (Acclaim) R4600 133MHz XL Graphics 32MB RAM
:Indy: (Challenge S) R4600 133MHz (MIPS III Build Server)

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Re: your latest purchase

Unread postby escimo » Wed Dec 20, 2017 12:56 pm

Nice!
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