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RE: System i5 first boot



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Joe,

It's a replacement for a twinax console for those i5 machines that don't
have a LPAR thus don't need an HMC.

There's been some discussion on this list about them,
http://archive.midrange.com/midrange-l/200607/msg00516.html

Basically, a custom Neoware thin client box from IBM.

HTH,

Charles Wilt
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iSeries Systems Administrator / Developer
Mitsubishi Electric Automotive America
ph: 513-573-4343
fax: 513-398-1121
  

-----Original Message-----
From: midrange-l-bounces@xxxxxxxxxxxx 
[mailto:midrange-l-bounces@xxxxxxxxxxxx] On Behalf Of Joe Pluta
Sent: Monday, November 13, 2006 12:08 PM
To: 'Midrange Systems Technical Discussion'
Subject: RE: System i5 first boot

Trevor, what's a "thin console"?  And how much do they cost?

Joe

From: Trevor Perry

I just installed two new 520s with thin consoles. I plugged 
them in and
turned them on. Not too difficult.

The most difficult part was setting the IP and system name 
parameters to
suit the customer requirements.

Ease-of-use = 10 out of 10. And I am not a sysadmin, either.

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