[Rack] minotaur is down
jof at thejof.com
Sat Jul 6 09:26:19 UTC 2013
First, gateman needs to come up.
I'm stuck interacting with the parallel port as a parallel port :(
open("/dev/usb/lp0", O_RDWR) = 3
ioctl(3, PPCLAIM, 0x7fff85442ba8) = -1 ENOTTY (Inappropriate
ioctl for device)
On Fri, Jul 5, 2013 at 10:56 PM, Ben Kochie <ben at nerp.net> wrote:
> Ok, Henner and me verified.
> /dev/ttyS1 is upstairs keypad
> /dev/ttyS2 is downstairs keypad
> baron is ready for startup.
> On Fri, 5 Jul 2013, Ben Kochie wrote:
>>> you will notice a four-way plug that has yellow and black wires, and goes
>>> to the blue serial cables. Those are 12v power for the payphone and
>>> upstairs keypad. On minotaur there was a jack on the motherboard that
>>> happened to put out 12v like that, so that's what that is. If you find a
>>> way to power those from the new situation that would be great.
>> Minotaur is back online, with a fresh Debian install. I've copied the
>> basics back into place, but there will be some work needed to get everything
>> back in place.
>> Henner is helping out soldering up a random 12v PSU to the two DB9-RJ45
>> adapters to provide power to the keypads.
>> We should have things rolling soon. If you're looking for data from the
>> old install, check out /var/backups/old-minotaur/
>> Please be careful with disk space use. The SSD that is providing the
>> mission critical rootfs is only 2GB.
>> There is a 750G drive setup with LVM to be used for other stuff.
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