SUMMARY: Upgrading SS10 to Ross Processors..

From: Matt Glaves (
Date: Mon Aug 21 2000 - 17:33:55 CDT

Andrew Holmes summed it up pretty well:
make sure your bootprom is > or = 2.19 and you use solaris 2.4 or greater

As of tonight I will now have the power of a machine built in 1996! :)

I also got a few questions as to where I purchased the processors. I
purchased them from Minicomputer Exchange ( which I recommend

Thanks to everyone for their help (about 25 in all),

On Mon, 21 Aug 2000, Matt Glaves wrote:
> I have just purchased a set of 'newsed' Ross processors. I plan to
> install them in a SS10 this evening, but what wondewring if there is
> anything I should look out for? I was told it should be as easy as
> installing them in the machine and doing a 'boot -r'.
> The machine is a single 40mhz SS10 which will recieve a 2x100mhz Ross
> processor board.
> Any help would be great!
> thanks,
> Matt

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