vaxstation 3100 boot issue?
robert.jarratt at ntlworld.com
Tue Jan 19 02:01:44 CST 2016
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> From: cctalk [mailto:cctalk-bounces at classiccmp.org] On Behalf Of Jay West
> Sent: 19 January 2016 03:57
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> Subject: vaxstation 3100 boot issue?
> I am not a vax person, I'm posting this for someone else. Could anyone
> advice for me to relay back to this person (other than reseating boards,
> cleaning connectors, or other non-vax-specific stuff)?
> I was hoping you could help me answer a question. I have a Vaxstation
> that, when I power it up, fails the test with the following LED readout:
> 1000 1010
> which indicates the failure is in the memory management test. Any
> suggestions on further troubleshooting I can do to figure out how to get
> machine booting? My plan is to run OpenBSD on it and see if I can revive
> some of the ports for this platform. I'm doing something similar on my
> Alphastation 500/400.
Hmm.... I can't find that LED code in the doc I have:
http://manx.classiccmp.org/collections/antonio/a0574hr1.pdf. Which model of
3100 is this? Has he tried seeing if anything comes out on the console port?
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