Re: Client Request

Craig Nelson (
Sun, 18 May 1997 11:34:59 -0400 (EDT)

On Sun, 18 May 1997, C Matthew Curtin wrote:
> Hmm... looks like the new version won't work on th R4400 processor.
> It does, however, seem to work on the R5000 processor under IRIX 5.3.
> Looks like we need a client for SGI compiled with -mips2. Anyone
> out there need a client for R2000 or R3000 processors? If so, we'll
> need a build with -mips1, as well.

Whoops :) My example didn't fit the post. Let me try again! :)

I *can* get the 6.2 release running on the R4400 Indys. It won't work on
the R3000 Indigos (I have access to acres of these machines at night).

Script started on Sun May 18 11:31:52 1997
Awaiting Command
bowser% uname -a
IRIX bowser 5.3 11091810 IP12 mips
bowser% hinv
1 33 MHZ IP12 Processor
FPU: MIPS R2010A/R3010 VLSI Floating Point Chip Revision: 4.0
CPU: MIPS R2000A/R3000 Processor Chip Revision: 3.0
On-board serial ports: 2
On-board bi-directional parallel port
Data cache size: 32 Kbytes
Instruction cache size: 32 Kbytes
Main memory size: 32 Mbytes
Integral Ethernet: ec0, version 0
Integral SCSI controller 0: Version WD33C93A, revision 9
Disk drive: unit 1 on SCSI controller 0
Iris Audio Processor: revision 3
Graphics board: LG1
bowser% dirix
dirix: Program not supported by architecture
script done on Sun May 18 11:32:21 1997