TD Systems TDL-12 info... (QBus SCSI?)

Zane H. Healy healyzh at
Wed Apr 22 08:22:24 CDT 2009

At 4:49 AM -0400 4/22/09, Ethan Dicks wrote:
>Andromeda stuff, OTOH, has onboard config programs that you talk to
>via a serial cable.  I haven't configured one of those in 20+ years,
>but ISTR it was rather trivial to do.  I didn't see an obvious serial
>port on your board, but if it had one, it'd likely be a 2x5 0.1" pin
>header patch, potentially with one pin missing, a la DLV11J.

OTOH, if this is the 1st Gen. Viking board, configuration could 
require a special cab kit.  The Viking QDT and variants require a 
special cab kit that includes both SCSI and Serial off of the 50-pin 
connector.  This of course makes life interesting.


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