Hi Josh, "lot of HP 300 gear"
Being picky here, but I worked at HP in the HP 300 days and the system you acquired does not sound like an HP 300, aka Amigo ( https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/HP_300), but rather a model of HP 9000 desktop machines (M68K based?). Lee C. On Sun, Jul 16, 2017 at 7:50 PM, Josh Dersch via cctalk < email@example.com> wrote: > Hi all -- > > I picked up a small lot of HP 300 gear yesterday and I'm working on > getting them going. In particular, I have a 9000/350 that I'd like to use > but it has what appears to be a very early boot ROM (dated 7/9/87, version > A2) and it doesn't recognize the 98658 SCSI controller I'd like to use in > it -- it enumerates as "127 at 14" rather than getting a the usual > identification. I'm hoping that later revisions might support this card. > (I lack functioning HP-IB storage at the moment). Is there an archive of > ROM images for the 300 series anywhere? Anyone have a 350 with a later > boot ROM they can image for me? > > (Also, if anyone has a real service manual for the 9000/375, drop me a > line -- I have one that's stone dead...) > > Thanks as always, > > Josh > > -- Lee Courtney +1-650-704-3934 cell