ShirKahn writes:

> My trusty ol' DEC monitor's magic smoke all went away. I can find
> monitors on Ebay for it but the shipping ends up being almost
> prohibitive. Can I use a standard Sun 13w3 cabled monitor on my
> Vaxstaion and if I can, what about running it through a KVM or
> monitor switch?


No, you need a sync-on-green standard monitor. Some of the latest
Sun monitors will do sync-on-green, just feed them on the RGB leads
and ignore the rest.

> I'd test the theory with my Sparc's monitor but I don't want to
> chance blowing it if they aren't compatible.


It may not work, but you will not blow anything.

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