[nycbug-talk] FreeBSD 5.X, renaming interfaces, and boot scripts

Tillman Hodgson tillman
Tue Nov 2 12:19:11 EST 2004

On Tue, Nov 02, 2004 at 10:57:36AM -0500, Trish Lynch wrote:
> On Tue, 2 Nov 2004, Tillman Hodgson wrote:
> > Oh, nice! I'd love an E250 or E450. Real SCSI (Ultras have IDE),
> > multiple processors, all good stuff. Too heavy to make buying and
> > shipping off Ebay worthwhile though :-(
> Yeah, mine was decommisioned at work, I drove it home that night :)

Oh, sweet deal.

> a sparcclassic, an SS5/100 and an SS10 with a Ross HS150, one runs
> Solaris, the other 2 OpenBSD, and I also have an Ultra 2 Dual processor
> box running Solaris 9 these days.

For home use? That's a fair amount of Sun gear ;-)

It's odd how old hardware seems to be valued in "steps", and the value
can actually /increase/ once shipping becomes a major portion of the
overall cost.


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 In the expert's mind there are few.
 	- Suzuki-roshi

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