FS: Mac m68k stuff. free to good home.
Ok, cleaning out / getting rid of some old computer equipment. Some of
this may be of interest to people on this list.
Willing to post small things to Australia for free (especially to
fthain and anyone else I recognise as working on the kernel), Willing
to negotiate rest of world. Prefer pickup - Sydney Australia.
<DistCC cluster> The following had been setup as a distcc cluster but
got nowhere with increasingly patched kernels and out of date distros.
This all booted to a command prompt last startup in 2006. Probably
need to check capacitors and batteries. Graduated Uni and had less
play time :(
Quadra 650, 18gb HD, no CD but slot load cover, ~136Mb ram (32*4 72
pin + mb), AAUI + apple transceiver (AT) to rj45 10bT, 10bT NuBus
RJ45, 10/100bT nubus non-working??, phonenet card?? non-working, boots
to etch 2.6.18 linux with emile disk. Heavy
2 * Quadra 605, upgrade FPU, ~4Gb HD, 132Mb Ram (128Mb 72 pin + mb),
PDS SONIC AAUI + AT, boots to etch 2.6.18 linux with emile disk.
Quadra 605, upgrade FPU, ~2Gb HD, 36Mb Ram, PDS ??? AAUI + AT, boots
to etch 2.6.18 linux linux with emile disk.
Quadra 605, no FPU, ~2Gb HD, 36Mb Ram, PDS ??? AAUI + AT, non booting
because of FPU-kernel probs, all components good.
LC475, upgrade FPU, ~1Gb HD, 36Mb Ram, PDS network card RJ45 (remember
buggy, non-autonegotiate), boots to etch 2.6.18 linux linux with emile
<Spares or others>
LC475, no FPU, 250mb HD, 36Mb Ram, no network, boots to ????.
Quadra 605 (with severely cracked case), no FPU, 250mb HD, >=20Mb Ram,
no network, boots to probably macOS ????.
Mac IIvi, no network (scavenged nubus card for Q650), no CD, 68Mb
(16*4 30pin + mb), ?? hd, powers up to insert disk screen. Heavy.
</Spares or others>
1 ADB 3 button mouseman mouse. Left spring not great but working.
USB floppy drive to write emile diskettes. (and mac 10.4 instructions)
1 Sony 8*CDRW 50pin SCSI in external case.
1 Panasonic 4*CD 50pin SCSI slot load.
14" Apple Monitor.
Assorted power cables (including 3 computer to monitor cables), scsi
cables, Apple AAUI<->RJ45 adaptors, keyboards, mice, < 1gb scsi
drives, and <16mb ram, replaced non-FPU cpus, some broken/buggy/non-
autonegotiate PDS network cards. Ask specifics
Original system disks LC 475.
Anything not taken in 14 days will be listed on Ebay at $1 plus postage.
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