For those of you who'd like to test drive an Alpha AXP system over
Internet, there is a system on the net you can use.
Here are the instructions for usage.
Subj: alpha on internet - for testing and playing
As a service to the Internet community, Digital has provided on-line
Alphas. One DEC 4000 AXP system (Internet address: axposf.pa.dec.com
or 188.8.131.52) is running the DEC OSF/1 for AXP V1.3 UNIX operating
system. The other AXP system (Internet address: axpvms.pa.dec.com or
184.108.40.206) is running the OpenVMS AXP V1.5 operating system. These
systems can be reached either via telnet or rlogin. To register for
an account, Internet users connect to the desired machine, log in as
Users are asked to read all information in the motd/login banner and
comply with all rules for machine usage/restrictions. Questions
about accounts should send mail to root@xxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxx for the
DEC OSF/1 for AXP system and to system@xxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxx for the
OpenVMS AXP system.
You also might want to contact gary lidington@xxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxx) to get some
of the business cards that have this info printed on it.