Subject: Re: Turbochannel Adapter for VAXstation 4000/60
To: Matt Thomas <>
From: John Maier <>
List: port-vax
Date: 04/03/2001 13:20:12
> >(Yes, the DEC Station 3000 had some magic MIPS boot emulation code so they
> >could
> >initalize TC boards)
> So do the VS4000/60 and 9x.

Ohhhhh!  I didn't know this, nice to know.

> >Wouldn't have a TC pin out, would you?
> That won't be useful since the TC adapter is a somewhat complex piece of
> hardware.

Actaually it's more for reference than anything.   I'm trying to create a
definitive resourse on all aspects of the Dec Station hardware (particularly
5000s).  Would make a great webpage down the road...  There seems to be little
information on the DS 5000's hardware arch.

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