Subject: RE: Proud new owner of DEC 3000/400
To: 'Aaron J. Grier' <firstname.lastname@example.org>
From: David Woyciesjes <DAW@yalepress3.unipress.yale.edu>
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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