Octane2  Workstation Owner's Guide

Document Number: 007-4207-002



Written by Alan Stein

Production by Karen Jacobson

Illustrated by Kwong Liew and Dan Young

Engineering contributions by Lauro Manalac, Mark Heuchert, Steve Moffitt, Manuel Arreola, Bob Sanders, Jim Pagura, Charles Alexander, Natalia Gabrea, Jesse Barker, Jim Miller, Michael Wright, Dale Ah Tye, Rob Lastiri, Tom Shou, Tim Gordon, and many others on the Octane2 Engineering and Business Team

Cover design by Sarah Bolles, Sarah Bolles Design, and Dany Galgani, SGI Technical Publications

© 2000 – 2002, Silicon Graphics, Inc.— All rights reserved

Provided portions may be copyright in third parties, as indicated elsewhere herein. No permission is granted to copy, distribute, or create derivative works from the contents of this electronic documentation in any manner, in whole or in part, without the prior written permission of Silicon Graphics, Inc.


The electronic (software) version of this document was developed at private expense; if acquired under an agreement with the USA government or any contractor thereto, it is acquired as “commercial computer software” subject to the provisions of its applicable license agreement, as specified in (a) 48 CFR 12.212 of the FAR; or, if acquired for Department of Defense units, (b) 48 CFR 227-7202 of the DoD FAR Supplement; or sections succeeding thereto. Contractor/manufacturer is Silicon Graphics, Inc., 1600 Amphitheatre Pkwy. 2E, Mountain View, CA 94043-1351.

Silicon Graphics, SGI, the SGI logo, IRIS, and IRIX are registered trademarks and Octane2, VPro, IRIS InSight, Power Fortran Accelerator, and StereoView are trademarks of Silicon Graphics, Inc.

ADAT is a trademark of Alesis Corporation. Centronics is a trademark of Centronics Data Computer Corporation. Envi-Ro-Tech is a trademark of Tech Spray. Macintosh is a trademark of Apple Computer, Inc. PS/2 is a trademark of IBM in the United States. Netscape is a trademark of Netscape Communications Corporation. UNIX is a trademark of The Open Group. Sony is a trademark of Sony Corporation.

For regulatory and compliance information, go to Appendix C.