Wed Aug 9 18:49:52 NZST 2006
On Saturday 05 August 2006 12:43, Warren Boyd wrote:
> On 2006-08-04, at 08:35 , Shane wrote:
> > Hi All,
> > Ive had an indy for a couple of years (complete with working
> > webcam!) but I
> > have no media for the OS (nor a monitor for that matter)
> > As much fun as you can have with one of these things, Id like to
> > have the OS
> > on hand to start from scratch. Does anybody know where I can lay
> > my greasy
> > hands on the media? (and how much beer will need to be traded)
> Hi - not sure if it will help much, but you could try http://
> support.sgi.com/ and create an account.
> If you register your machine - you *may* have entitlement to download
> the Media. I checked and it looks like without a machine registered
> I have entitlement to the 6.5.15 maintenance release ... but whether
> it's the full OS or not, I'm not sure.
> YMMV, HTH
I am now downloading disk 1 of the 3 disk set that makes irix6.5.22
at a wopping 64Kb/s. The first disk is 503MB, the second and third disks are
~300 MB each. Im more than a little apprehensive as I dont recall indys SCSI
drive being more than a few hundred MB.
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