Subject: Re: VAXstation 3100 m38
To: None <email@example.com>
From: Frederik Meerwaldt <firstname.lastname@example.org>
Date: 07/10/2000 15:33:02
> I am relly involved in VAXes I got 2 VAXes now!
> I Want to try NetBSD on 3100 m38 I REad it is supported model.
> The thing is that I saw no S3 switch to make an installation from dumb
There is a S3 switch. It's the little hole at the back of the box between
the *look after the machine* Serial Port (MMJ RJ45-Clone) and the
> console.... hte standard console should then work??
Don't know how far the console support already is.
> I Can boot off the CDROM ??
If you have a supported SCSI-CDROM Drive, it should work. I got it to work
with every SCSI CD-Rom drive, but perhaps I just had luck. With
>>> show device
you should see your devices.
Then you enter
>>> boot dkaXXX
where XXX will be replaced with the SCSI ID of your CD which you saw with
the sho dev command.