Subject: RE: Proud new owner of DEC 3000/400
To: 'Aaron J. Grier' <>
From: David Woyciesjes <>
List: port-alpha
Date: 08/09/2001 10:13:13
! > 	Here's the question. Does anyone have any hints/tips about this
! > beast? How about documentation?
! I have two 3000/400s, and documentation around here somewhere...
! unfortunately I moved and it's still packed away somewhere.  :P  I'll
! see if I can dig it out.

Cool. Hopefully, I won't need docs, but I like to have stuff, just in case

! > I've found the System Programmer's Manual, but it's in .ps 
! > format, and
! > I don't know how to get it to print either odd-pages or even-pages
! > only. (So I can print on both sides of a page).
! use psselect in pkgsrc/print/psutils to split postscript into even and
! odd pages, or 2-up on two sides, or able to be bound as a book, etc...

I'll have a look at that...

! > 	Since this puppy only has SRM console, I'll be 
! > contributing to the
! > effort of getting NetBSD/X running on these boxes.
! I could've sworn there was a build of X for PMAGB on 
! 3000-series alphas
! out there...  of course my 3000/400s aren't unpacked either.
! rrgh.  :)

I remember seeing that in the archives. Once I get my 2 Multias up and
running, NetBSD/X on the 3000 is next...

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