[Noisebridge-discuss] Another N015E8RidG3 @ Night check in.

Luis Felipe RM unixjazz at gmail.com
Fri Sep 13 18:27:00 UTC 2013


On 09/13/2013 03:26 AM, Robert Chu wrote:
>  hacking on the IBM Personal System Two

awesomeness! the floppy drive does not work, but it does not complain
during BIOS self-test, so you will might want to substitute it.

the problem is: the floppy uses the same flat cable of newer PCs, but
the pin out is different; the drive is powered by the flat on the PS/2.

the internal hard-drive is fully functional (it is a museum piece!). I
would recommend dd'ing a bootable disk image. here is a fun one to try:

http://elks.sourceforge.net/download.html


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