Subject: Re: Test kernel available
To: None <firstname.lastname@example.org>
From: Mattias Nordlund <email@example.com>
Date: 01/16/2001 08:25:02
On Mon, Jan 15, 2001 at 05:09:15PM -0500, Brian Hechinger wrote:
> firstname.lastname@example.org drunkenly mumbled...
> > On 15 Jan, Michael Kukat wrote:
> > > VAXen never knew about TFTP to boot systems AFAIK.
> > > MOP is the way to boot them.
> > I think you know that there is an exception: The VXT2000. It is a VAX
> > based Xterminal and it can boot via bootp/dhcp and tftp. The software it
> > runs looks like a striped down version of VMS.
> hmm, speaking of.....
> i've got a VXT2000+ here, and a copy of the software it runs. the guy i got
> it from was convinced that it was only possible to boot this thing from another
> Ultrix/VMS machine, but stated that he didn't really know anything about
It will boot from anything running mop, just give it the kernel (VXT.SYS) as you load the bootloader for VAX, you can do a T/UTIL 1 to reset the nvram on the VXT2000+.
Wery nice X-terminals.