Subject: Re: Alpha 3000 700 KN17 cpu machine OK on NetBSD?
To: None <>
From: Jochen Kunz <>
List: port-alpha
Date: 12/13/2002 22:57:43
On 2002.12.13 17:57 wrote:

> Whilst perusing the local MooU Friday Friendly
> Surplus Feeding Frenzy Pit, today, I chanced
> upon a forlorn little Alpah 3000 7100 (KN17 cpu)
> box that the PeeCee types left behind as mostly
> useless...(:+}}...  It seems to be supported in
> NetBSD 1.6, although it appears in serial term
> mode only.
NetBSD runns very well on DEC 3000 Alphas. The GENERIC install kernel
supports only serial console on this machines. Once installed you should
compile a TCWSCONS kernel to get full wscons and X11 support. (see