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Re: Problem with PMAD-AA / DECStation 5000/200

To: "Maciej W. Rozycki" <macro@ds2.pg.gda.pl>
Subject: Re: Problem with PMAD-AA / DECStation 5000/200
From: Jan-Benedict Glaw <jbglaw@lug-owl.de>
Date: Fri, 10 Aug 2001 11:10:33 +0200
Cc: linux-mips@oss.sgi.com
In-reply-to: <Pine.GSO.3.96.1010810105208.2724E-100000@delta.ds2.pg.gda.pl>; from macro@ds2.pg.gda.pl on Fri, Aug 10, 2001 at 11:00:40AM +0200
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On Fri, 2001-08-10 11:00:40 +0200, Maciej W. Rozycki <macro@ds2.pg.gda.pl>
wrote in message <Pine.GSO.3.96.1010810105208.2724E-100000@delta.ds2.pg.gda.pl>:
> On Thu, 9 Aug 2001, Jan-Benedict Glaw wrote:
> 
> > I'm not that sure. Does there always exist a "clean" PROM? For
> > example, I'm searching for a tftp/bootp enabled PROM for a
> > DEC 5000/240 (or was it /200?). Does anybody have sth like this?
> 
>  Look at 'http://www.netbsd.org/Ports/pmax/board-list.html'.  They list MB
> ROMs only, though.  Note that certain options (FDDI controllers) have a
> Flash ROM that is soldered to the PCB, so they can only be updated via
> appropriate software. 

Or via a soldering iron:-) I don't fear using it, but currently
I don't own an EPROM burner:-(

MfG, JBG


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