SGI crimson #2

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SGI crimson #2

Unread postby MrBill » Wed Mar 01, 2017 7:53 pm

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IRIX Release 5.3 IP17 crimson
Copyright 1987-1994 Silicon Graphics, Inc. All Rights Reserved.
Last login: Thu Dec 31 16:56:41 PST 1998 by UNKNOWN@
crimson 1# hinv -vv
1 100 MHZ IP17 Processor
FPU: MIPS R4010 Floating Point Chip Revision: 0.0
CPU: MIPS R4000 Processor Chip Revision: 2.2
On-board serial ports: 4
Data cache size: 8 Kbytes
Instruction cache size: 8 Kbytes
Secondary unified instruction/data cache size: 1 Mbyte
Main memory size: 128 Mbytes
I/O board, slot F: IO3B
RealityEngine Graphics option installed
Integral Ethernet: et0, IO3
Integral SCSI controller 1: Version WD33C93A, revision 9
Integral SCSI controller 0: Version WD33C93A, revision 9
CDROM: unit 3 on SCSI controller 0
Disk drive: unit 1 on SCSI controller 0
VME bus: adapter 0
crimson 2#

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Re: SGI crimson #2

Unread postby foetz » Thu Mar 02, 2017 2:00 am

you have 2 crimsons? :shock:

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Re: SGI crimson #2

Unread postby jan-jaap » Thu Mar 02, 2017 2:35 am


Is that the one you wanted to run IRIX 6.2 on?
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To accentuate the special identity of the IRIS 4D/70, Silicon Graphics' designers selected a new color palette. The machine's coating blends dark grey, raspberry and beige colors into a pleasing harmony. (IRIS 4D/70 Superworkstation Technical Report)

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Re: SGI crimson #2

Unread postby MrBill » Thu Mar 02, 2017 9:16 am

foetz wrote:you have 2 crimsons? :shock:

yeah, a little shocked myself. Parts are expensive, gotta stock up.

I do intend to get irix 6.2 installed once i can get the install media to cooperate.

The other crimson does apear partly functional, the io3 board throws errors at bootup, however one chanel still does function, might be able to get it running, or some kind of net boot setup again.
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Re: SGI crimson #2

Unread postby khalidschofield » Tue Mar 07, 2017 1:55 pm

Great system! Glad it still runs
Re-install with OpenBSD :)

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