Subject: Re: VAX 6000-460 booting saga continues ...
To: =?ISO-8859-1?Q?Hans_H=FCbner?= <hans@Huebner.ORG>
From: Johnny Billquist <>
List: port-vax
Date: 12/30/2001 13:24:44
On Sun, 30 Dec 2001, Hans Hübner wrote:

> On Sun, 30 Dec 2001, Gunther Schadow wrote:
> > The 6460 is still waiting to boot Ultrix.
> Am I missing something?  In my memories, Ultrix does support only one CPU.  It
> would be a shame to have 5 idle CPUs, but if you insist on doing so, just send
> the unused CPU boards to my direction so that we can beef up
> :)

No, Ultrix is SMP.

> > Recap: it's up and running from VMS 7.2 or VMX 5.6 from RA90
> > disks through KDB50 and KDM70. I don't have any working IP
> > communication because the VMS 5.6 just doesn't have anything [...]
> Have you tried CMUTEK TCP/IP?  It run's "pretty well" under VMS 5.x and it is
> free.  CMUTEK is available from

It's the chicken and egg... How to get TCP/IP when you need TCP/IP to get
it... :-)


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