[Nottingham] Alpha and Sun machines

Simon Osborne flibble at gmail.com
Mon Feb 19 08:53:33 GMT 2007

On 2/17/07, Roger Light <roger at atchoo.org> wrote:
> Hi,
> I've got a dec alpha machine sitting around in need of some love if
> anybody is interested. Comes complete with original mouse and
> keyboard...
> More seriously, it's a 433MHz EV56 processor, has some amount of ram
> and scsi hard drive etc. The problem is that it won't boot. I've spent
> a small amount of time trying to get it working but I'm not familiar
> with alphas at all and don't really have more time to look at it now.
> bios type things happen, but nothing after that.
> It's an ex-work machine that ran Debian.

Heya Roger,

I didn't get to see this till today. Did you offload the alpha? I'm
interested if you still have it, and I don't think I'm that far from
you :D


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