Tadpole Sparcbook 2 OS media...
derschjo at gmail.com
Sun Feb 15 11:34:26 CST 2015
Thanks, but I think Solaris 2.5 is much too new for the Sparcbook 2 (and
I believe that the stock Sun versions of earlier versions (like SunOS
4.1.3) are incompatible as well -- it's been awhile since I last tried
but I don't think the stock kernel will boot).
If anyone knows differently, let me know...
On 2/15/2015 1:47 AM, Mark Wickens wrote:
> I have Solaris 2.5 media and a backup of the tadpole ftp site which I will
> get round to putting online at some point soon. Keep pestering in the
> meantime - feel free to send me private mail.
> On 15 February 2015 at 04:20, Jacob Ritorto <jacob.ritorto at gmail.com> wrote:
>> I have SunOS 4.1.3, still in the shrink wrap, if that helps. Will have to
>> On Sat, Feb 14, 2015 at 10:46 PM, Josh Dersch <derschjo at gmail.com> wrote:
>>> Kind of a long shot, but hey. I've had this trusty old Sparcbook 2 for
>>> awhile now and I never did manage to track down any OS media for it.
>>> currently running a variant of SunOS 4.1.2 and the old 2.5" SCSI drives
>>> (plural) are still holding out, but I'd like to be able to revive it when
>>> they finally do go to silicon heaven.
>>> Anyone have anything for these machines? These are significantly
>>> different from the later Sparcbooks (which are considerably more
>>> Sun-compatible, hardware wise)...
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