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Re: SRM troubles

> One more idea - is it possible that the machine is set up to use a serial
> console?  Maybe that is supported under SRM and not AlphaBIOS, which is why
> the display worked under AlphaBIOS.  Mine was set to use the serial console
> when I got it.  I used a null modem cable between the XP1000 and a second
> machine and ran minicom on the second machine.  You could try that and see if
> you get anything in minicom when you power cycle it.

Is there an easy way to tell, if a serial cable is a null modem cable? We have serial cables at work and occasionally null modem cables are bought by mistake. Nobody seems to know how to tell which is which though.



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