Subject: Re: DS3100
To: None <firstname.lastname@example.org>
From: Jeffrey Murphy <email@example.com>
Date: 06/26/2000 12:51:11
> This would seem to indicate that the NVRAM has been reset (if it has
> one) or the CMOS battery is dead (I've never seen the inards of 3100 so I
> don't know if it has one) In either case, all the settings have been erased.
One of my 3100s had a flat NVRAM battery. Careful inspection
revealed it was just 2 NiCad batteries in a shrink-wrap. Even
further examination revealed that the connector on them would
plug into my R/C charger (just). Problem solved.
Disclaimer: I'm not an authority on DECstations or battery charging,
and I was desperate at the time.