Subject: Re: second NIC on DECstation 120
To: Yoseff Francus <>
From: Michael L. Hitch <>
List: port-pmax
Date: 01/09/1999 20:26:04
On Sat, 9 Jan 1999, Yoseff Francus wrote:

> I have a DECstation 5000/120 with one NIC. I would like to add a second
> one to it. Two questions: 
> 1. Can it handle two NICs ? I assume yes

  It should, but I don't know if anyone has actually tried it.  I don't
have an Ethernet module to try it.

> 2. How can I tell if I can add one into my machine?

  If you have a TurboChannel slot that's not being used, you can add a
second NIC [assuming you can find the TurboChannel option card].

Michael L. Hitch
Computer Consultant
Information Technology Center
Montana State University	Bozeman, MT	USA