Not in the new world.  Besides, putting cards in a machine isn't exactly
rocket science.  As Neil alluded to, the hard part is knowing where to put
the card.  But there are plenty of resource to find out that info.  I have
seen many instances where the CE does not do the work.  Buy some new drives
for a model 400.  The CE may come in and install the physical drives in the
frame, but that is it.  It is up to the user to add them to the ASP or set
up either mirroring/RAID.  Buy used equipment and you are on your own even
more.
Carl

At 05:02 PM 12/1/97 -0800, you wrote:
>Jeff_Velten@at-a-glance.com wrote:
>> 
>> Hello list,
>> I have an opportunity to do some configuration work for a nearby company.
>> One of the things they've asked about is installing an Ethernet card. I
>> don't have specific model information, but they have a 9404 or 9406 CISC
>> model AS/400. Is there any thing involved in the card installation other
>> than the following?
>> 
>> 1. Check system value QAUTOCFG, make sure it is set to 1
>> 2. PWRDWNSYS RESTART(*NO)
>> 3. Install Ethernet card in free slot.
>> 4. Restart system
>> 5. STRSST, and ensure that the card was recognized properly, determine
>> resource name.
>> 6. Assign a line description to the resource, vary it on, and begin
>> testing.
>> 
>> TIA,
>> Jeff
>
>This isn't normally done by the user ... CE does the install.....
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