Subject: Re: really dumb questions.
To: Herb Peyerl <>
From: Jason Thorpe <>
List: port-hp300
Date: 09/12/1994 11:15:22
On Sun, 11 Sep 1994 22:26:25 -0600 
 Herb Peyerl <> wrote:

 > Since I got this wizzy new AT-style keyboard for some 700's at work; I
 > took one home and put it on 'lager'.  Much happier with this layout
 > than that other stupid HP layout...

Yeah...have that keyboard on a 735, although the one that came with my 
712/80i is *much* cooler.

 > Now however; I can't figure out how to generate the keyboard NMI 
 > which would get me into 'ddb'.  There's no "reset" key so the
 > "shift-ctrl-reset" sequence won't work. I've tried many combinations
 > but can't find anything that does it... (even ctrl-alt-del. :-> )

I have *no* idea...I can't get it to work on serial consoles, either.

 > Also; of course; the caps-lock and num-lock lights don't work obviously
 > 'cuz there's no code to deal with them...
 > knowing nothing about the HIL stuff; I can't really do anything
 > about it...

Hibler might be a better source of this kind of info...I haven't hacked 
HIL stuff yet :-)

your PPP link working yet, BTW?


Jason R. Thorpe                         754-1554
Systems Administrator             CSWest Room 12                     737-5567
Oregon State University