Tips & Tricks
The System Administration page includes useful tips and tricks for general tasks like setting up a serial console to control an SGI computer.
On the IRIX page tips relating to the configuration and every day operation of the IRIX operating system can be found.
Go to IRIX tips and tricks.
The software section will include tips for programs running on SGI systems.
Go to Software tips and tricks.
Generally installing IRIX is not a difficult task. The pages in the following list include guidlines for this task in different circumstances.
During the evolution of IRIX some basic concepts of the systems administration have changed. These guides show how different IRIX releases handle network configuration.
- General Configuration
- IRIX 4.x Setup
- IRIX 5.3 Setup
- IRIX 6.2 Setup
- IRIX 6.5 Setup
- Using X-Window from Windows
What doesn't fit into other sections will be included here.