Somewhat OT: GRiDCase 1530?

From: Ward D. Griffiths III <>
Date: Mon Mar 22 12:33:31 1999

On Mon, 22 Mar 1999, Arfon Gryffydd wrote:

> Anyone know anything about a GRiDCase 1530?
> I know it's a i386 with a 100Mb HD (NO FLOPPY) and a B/W LCD display and it
> used a special version of MSDOS with some GRiD stuff added.
> 1) Anyone know if I can just add a floppy and a larger HD?
> 2) Can I load Linux on it?

Assuming you have 4Mbytes or more of RAM, you can almost certainly
install Linux. I doubt you'll be able to effectively use X, since
a mono LCD of that age wouldn't have adequate resolution even if
by chance it's VGA.
Ward Griffiths
"the timid die just like the daring; and if you don't take the plunge then 
you'll just take the fall"                                Michael Longcor
Received on Mon Mar 22 1999 - 12:33:31 GMT

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