Subject: Re: M3104
To: J.S. Havard <>
From: Sheila //or// Bob (depends on who's writing) <>
List: port-vax
Date: 09/20/1998 10:17:45
J.S. Havard wrote:
> The M3104 card is the DZ-11, correct?  What is the max speed these serial
> ports can run at?
It is supposed to be a DHV - max port speed 38.4
I don't recall accurately the proper number for the DZV/DZQ which ever
logo it uses. Gunnars faq may have it under hardware.

> Here is another problem.  Why does edlabel always screw up?  Whenever I
> try to run it from the netboot, it always halts the machine.  I've tried
> to keep Continuing, but it halts after each instruction, incrementing PC,
> until it eventual jumps to an instruction that apparently keeps jumping to
> itself.
It doesn't always screwup, just for you and me and a couple of others.
I have had no problem using it for install from tape on anything but an
RD53 - BUT some kind person (name escapes me at this second) share his
secret with me: he did a customer reformat on the RD53 before doing the
Edlabel!  I have never tried that.

Isn't tere another command/program once you are in Netbsd, for labelling
good luck

> Regards,
> John Havard
> ----=(
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> off and on.  Knight, seeing what the student was doing spoke sternly:
> "You can not fix a machine by just power-cycling it with no
> understanding of what is going wrong."  Knight turned the machine off
> and on.  The machine worked.
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