On the older boxes you could get around the system password requirement by taking out the battery. Not that I've ever done that ;-) TrailBlazer Systems, Inc. http://www.softwarejungle.com AS/400 E-Commerce Solutions Chaos, panic, & disorder - my work here is done. > -----Original Message----- > From: email@example.com [SMTP:firstname.lastname@example.org] > Sent: Tuesday, October 12, 1999 9:08 AM > To: MIDRANGE-L@midrange.com > Subject: Re: OS/400 even on the machine(give me a break) > > > But first you'll probably get the system password verification screen > since the machine sat powered off for quite awhile. You can get this > for a variety of reasons, such as changing the processor or serial > number. Another is sitting idle too long since the assumption is that > a business would not leave it off for xx days straight. The system > password was added in V2R3, and this is one of the reasons. > > As I explained to Larry, I'm not going to use this box; I have a RISC > system. But I do want to verify its condition prior to reselling it > or features from it. > > Doug > +--- > | This is the Midrange System Mailing List! > | To submit a new message, send your mail to MIDRANGE-L@midrange.com. > | To subscribe to this list send email to MIDRANGE-L-SUB@midrange.com. > | To unsubscribe from this list send email to > MIDRANGE-L-UNSUB@midrange.com. > | Questions should be directed to the list owner/operator: > email@example.com > +--- +--- | This is the Midrange System Mailing List! | To submit a new message, send your mail to MIDRANGE-L@midrange.com. | To subscribe to this list send email to MIDRANGE-L-SUB@midrange.com. | To unsubscribe from this list send email to MIDRANGE-L-UNSUB@midrange.com. | Questions should be directed to the list owner/operator: firstname.lastname@example.org +---
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