Subject: Re: dec 3000 m400
To: None <firstname.lastname@example.org>
From: George A. Dowding <email@example.com>
Date: 11/04/2000 16:18:16
Sorry, I didn't really answer your question.
BOOTDEV ADDR DEVTYPE NUMBYTES RM/FX WP DEVNAM REV
DKA400 A/4/0 RODISK ........ RM WP RRD42 4.5d
Jason R Thorpe writes:
> On Sat, Nov 04, 2000 at 03:26:46PM -0900, George A. Dowding wrote:
> > I am trying to install NetBSD onto a a DEC 3000 M400. I was unable to
> > get the Netbsd disk to boot. Also I was unable to upgrade the
> > firmware using the "Digital Alpha Systems Firmware update v5.3" CD.
> How did attempting to boot the NetBSD disk fail? Did you use the
> "cdhdtape" image?
> > VPP PAL X5.41-82000101/OSF PAL X1.28000201 - Built on
> > 30-APR-1993 13:51:49.50
> > TCINFO DEVNAM DEVSTAT
> > ------ ------ -------
> > CPU ok kn15-ba -v2.4-s465-I077-sV1.0 DECchip P3.0
> > .
> > .
> > .
> > Can someone confirm or deny that NetBSD will work on this machine?
> > More information will be provided upon request.
> Yes, NetBSD does work on the 3000/400. I used to run NetBSD on one
> such machine. I know there are at least a couple of other people
> reading this list who also run on this machine.
> -- Jason R. Thorpe <firstname.lastname@example.org>