VGA Error Code from DECpc AXP 150 (Jensen)

Adrian Graham witchy at
Sun May 22 03:50:14 CDT 2016

On 22/05/2016 08:58, "Robert Jarratt" <robert.jarratt at> wrote:

> I am hoping to install Windows NT 3.1 on my Jensen. Unfortunately I am
> getting an error code relating to VGA. The tech docs I have make no mention
> of this code, anyone know what it means:
> VGA          ?? 06 0020

I can't remember what VGA card was in a Jensen, Compaq Qvision? I also don't
remember running VMS/OSF on a graphics head on one of those so it might not
be supported. You need to be in AlphaBIOS to install NT anyway, so what
happens if you

>>> ARC

(this is from rusty memory, YMMV etc, Jensen was also a DEC 2000-300)

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