Subject: Re: DS3100
To: Lord Isildur <>
From: Brian Hechinger <>
List: port-pmax
Date: 07/05/2000 20:51:13
Lord Isildur drunkenly mumbled...
> it's complaining about the unterminated ethernet interface. you can 
> toggle the selector switch to the coax and stick a 50ohm resistor on it 
> to make it pass the test. it will then perform a rather slow memory test, 
> with a machine w 24 megs it will feel like forever. 

hmm, i'll do that.  transceiver is coming, but i don't want to wait through a
memory test at that point.  i want to netboot! :)

> yeah this will work ok, though it would probabaly be good to verify that 
> the memory is okay (probabaly is, DEC stuff doesnt go bad :) 

well, i can verify the memory now, or i can ask stoopid questions when it
doesn't run NetBSD right due to memory problems. :)