OCTANE™ Channel Option  Installation Guide

Document Number: 007-3546-001

Front Matter

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Table of Contents

Additional Hardware Information
Software and System Administration Information
Product Support

1. Installing the OCTANE Channel Option Board
Installing a New Version of the IRIX Operating System
Installing the Software
Checking the OCTANE Channel Option Board Package Components
Preparing the Workstation
Tools and Parts Needed
Attaching the Wrist Strap
Removing the XIO Module
About the XIO Module
Attaching the OCTANE Channel Option Board to the XIO Module
Installing the Cable Guard
Replacing the XIO Module
Powering On the OCTANE Workstation
Placing a Regulatory Label
Product Support
Returning Parts

2. Connecting to the Breakout Box
Connecting the Breakout Box Cable
Connecting the Monitors or Head-Mounted Display

3. Configuring the OCTANE Channel Option Board
OCTANE Channel Option Board and the Graphics Subsystem
Using the setmon Command
OCO Display Viewports

4. Removing the OCTANE Channel Option Board
Removing the Cable Guard and Flex Cables
Detaching the OCTANE Channel Option Board From the XIO Module
Placing an Option Board or Blank Panel in Slot B
Product Support
Returning Parts

5. Troubleshooting
Accessing gfxinfo
Checking Connections and Installation
Product Support

A. Identifying the OCTANE Channel Option and Graphics Boards
OCTANE Channel Option Board
OCTANE/SI Graphics Board
OCTANE/SI With Texture Memory Option Board
OCTANE/SSI Graphics Board
OCTANE/MXI Graphics Board