2031Re: [midatlanticretro] (was) New Aquisition! - (now) XENIX: Don't format yet!
- Jan 5, 2006Is there an external scsi connector on the backpanel?Bill
Joe Giliberti <starbase89@...> wrote:
William Pechter wrote:
> There's a possible way out... You can boot a linux system on the box
> and mount the Xenix filesystem and vi out the root password to get
> Does the machine have a SCSI or IDE CD drive and can it boot Knoppix
> from either a CD or Floppy...
> It possibly could be done over a network boot but that's a bit more
> I've done it at work with SCO OpenDesktop which is kind of Xenix's
It has no way of connecting a CD ROM drive. There is an old token ring
card in there, but all it has is a DB-9 out. Plus, I am now getting a
10490 error on startup. I looked it up, and it indicates "ESDI Fixed
Disk 0 error". Joy. I'll try USENET.
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