[nSLUG] what to do with an older Sun machine?

Dop Ganger nslug at fop.ns.ca
Fri Jun 10 13:10:42 ADT 2005


On Fri, 10 Jun 2005 ricardd at mathstat.dal.ca wrote:

> By some twisted series of event, a Sun Ultra 10 Creator 3D box landed in
> my office and stands there unused.
[snip]

> What are my options here in terms of bringing this machine back to life?

Debian Sparc works well, from my experience.

> I don't have the full specs, I need to scrounge around for a Sun 
> keyboard and a monitor before firing it up. It currently runs Solaris 8.

I have a spare Sun keyboard and mouse (and mouse pad, too!) kicking around 
at the office I can drop off to you when I'm back in Halifax next week, if 
you want.

Cheers... Dop.

!DSPAM:42a9bb86254871587792064!




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