Not classic, but free: HP-UX (and the B2000)
Steven N. Hirsch
shirsch at adelphia.net
Thu Aug 3 06:37:05 CDT 2006
On Wed, 2 Aug 2006, Scott Quinn wrote:
> > Oh yuck. I re-read the service manual carefully and it sort of implies
> >that the unit has an EVC video connector. I've never seen one, so would
> >someone who has tell me if it's about the same size as an HD15F? The
> >picture is a little fuzzy, but it sure _looks_ like an HD15.
> No, EVC looks like a stretched DVI. 9000/B2000 is FXe, which outputs on a VGA-type
> HD-15. You're lucky.
I jumped the gun and ordered an EVC --> HD15F adapter from HP anyway.
It's enough out-of-the-ordinary to be worth having on hand and the 20-odd
bucks won't kill me.
> >Same deal as the SGI, then. Not a big problem, I'm used to gcc/g++!
> Nope, better: the development tools install and operate. Just consider yourself
> duty-bound to become a HP 9000 developer and promote the platform if you use them,
> and everything should be O.K.
Wow, great! I sure wish HP would make the Alpha C/C++ compilers available
gratis. Maybe this is the start of a trend.
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