Home Lab

I’ve been thinking about reactivating my home computer lab for some time now, especially in light of all the major changes happening with the primary operating systems I work with: Microsoft is rolling out Windows 10 desktop at the end of July. Having passed on the Win 8 / 8.1 scene, this one will be [...]

Sun Sparc5 Resurrection

Noun masochist (plural masochists) someone who enjoys pain, or who derives pleasure from harming oneself or being harmed by others someone who attempts to re-purpose a Sun SPARCstation 5 by installing NetBSD. A few notes on SPARCstation 5’s and NetBSD (sparc port): This information applies to the sun4m SS5 110MHz version, but most likely applies to the 170MHz version as well. NetBSD [...]