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    OK, there's one thing that *will* get you a...

    OK, there's one thing that *will* get you a working 486 without a lot of agony, but it's a little off the wall.

    Buy a PICMG or ISA-bus 486 board, or even a PC/104 CPU module. They're very common...
  2. I have an ATD "TMUL 512+", an 8-bit ISA board,...

    I have an ATD "TMUL 512+", an 8-bit ISA board, with the same ATD-20 module mounted. Looking at this datasheet, I think you're right. If it's a 28-pin "Intelligent Socket", my board has VCC, VCCb,...
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    Update: The little Sharp 486 lives! The Agere...

    Update:

    The little Sharp 486 lives! The Agere WaveLAN drivers do work on it, so the thread's legal now.

    I did find some odd behavior though. Running the WVLAN42 packet driver, downloads are...
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    Thank you sir! I'm anxious for somebody to try...

    Thank you sir!

    I'm anxious for somebody to try it and post results. I used to write training classes for our Linux and VMWare clients, and one thing I know above all else.

    It's never as clear...
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    @ClassicHasClass There's a MicroVAX III in a...

    @ClassicHasClass
    There's a MicroVAX III in a BA123, A VAXStation3100/76, a pimped-out Quadra 700, a PowerBook 540c with PPC601 upgrade, and hopefully a IIci in a week or two.
    I have 2...
  6. Some ultra wide drives have jumpers to force SE...

    Some ultra wide drives have jumpers to force SE operation, but apart from that I've never seen one that wasn't backward compatible. I've run 73GB U320 drives on 40Mb SE adapters.

    If the 2740...
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    Hi from Doc, in Austin TX, US

    Hi, all,

    I've been reminded to make myself known. I live in Austin, Texas, am old enough to have grandkids, and have been collecting vintage gear since the late '90s.

    I've thinned the herd...
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    Working: WaveLAN 802.11b in DOS

    Just so y'all know, I did all the testing on a P-II laptop. The on-topic target, a Sharps PC-8900, is currently getting JB Welded to shore up a crumbling hinge assembly.

    There are a bunch of...
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