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June 13th, 2012, 02:34 PM
I got a few days ago for free an ppc 5260/100 in a good condition without hdd, the problem is i need to connect to internet but this model have no auui and comes with no ethernet card, does anybody knows how can i connect to internet by serial port connected to other mac??? :confused:

June 13th, 2012, 04:26 PM
Find the appropriate PDS to NuBus adapter and add an Ethernet card... or find a Cayman Gatorbox.

June 14th, 2012, 02:49 PM
Impossible to find that where i live (argentina) :mad: there's no way to share internet by serial cable?

June 16th, 2012, 04:44 AM
There is always SLIP (http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/SLIP) and PPP (http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Point-to-Point_Protocol). Unfortunately, I don't know how to setup that stuff on a Mac.