Wanted: Graphics card and drive sled for RS/6000 7046-B50
M H Stein
dm561 at torfree.net
Wed Mar 24 04:46:25 CDT 2010
Date: Tue, 23 Mar 2010 19:16:50 -0400
From: Sridhar Ayengar <ploopster at gmail.com>
Subject: Re: Wanted: Graphics card and drive sled for RS/6000 7046-B50
M H Stein wrote:
>> I recently bought an RS/6000 7046-B50. It didn't have a graphics card
>> installed (I can use it over a serial console, but I would prefer to be
>> able to use a graphical console). It is also missing the drive sleds.
>> Does anybody have a graphics card or drive sled that would work with it?
> A few days ago I posted here about an RS/6000 available in the Toronto
> area but there was no interest either here or elsewhere, so it's being
> scrapped on Thursday.
> This is an RS/6000 Power Server 520, Type 7013, Model# 26-10855;
> If it has a graphics card would it fit in yours and what would the number be?
> And are the sleds compatible?
Neither would be compatible.
Thanks for that info, Sridhar; I googled the 7046 and yes, it looks like it's
at least ten years newer than mine which I think is one of the very first
RS/6000s, and a completely different machine; too bad.
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