Details about NeXT CUBE COMPUTER - Steve Jobs' Rare Museum's Piece - Working!See original listing
30 Aug, 2012 13:19:10 BST
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This is it! The holly grail of vintage computer collectors:History:
Includes NeXT MegaPixel Display,
NeXT Keyboard, NeXT Mouse, NeXTstep 3.3 original OS Install CD
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Rare and Unique Collector's Museum Piece
TESTED and WORKING
Fully prepared for NeXT software development!
What you will get:
This NeXT Cube characteristics:
Packaging and Postage:
Front View of the Cube
Bottom view of the Cube chassis. Please notice one of the four plastic supports is missing.
Left side view
Right side view
Back side view. Notice the low serial number 1233.
It had a sticker that we removed, without using any liquid. Maybe a special cleaning will remove the glue residues.
This is the back of the Megapixel Display NeXT Monitor
The spectacular motherboard of the Cube.
MINT CONDITION!!! Absolutely no corrosion. LIKE NEW!!!
This is the soul of the Cube. You can rest assured you will have NeXT Cube for decades ahead!
RAM is 48-MB. Let us know if you would like it to be 64-MB, and we will expand it free of charge.
Back side of the motherboard
Your own personal NeXTstep install box, complete with NeXT and Intel boot floppy disks, and multi-platform CD (NeXT, Intel, Sun).
All the self test successfully passed:
The famous login screen
This is the famous and latest NeXTstep 3.3 patch 3. If fixes the Y2K problem amongst other things.
Without it, NeXT computers were not able to properly set the date from 1 Jan 2000.
This is properly fixed here:
This is the installation of the NeXT Developer Tools
This is the installation of the NeXT Developer Libraries
This is the installation of the NeXT Developer Documentation
This is the installation of the NeXT Developer GNU Sources
This is the installation of the NeXT Developer LATEST PATCH.
After this, you are all set up to start developing your own NeXT applications!
You can change the language of the OS on the fly, and which keyboard distribution you prefer.
Available languages are English, Spanish, German, French, Italian and Swedish.
This is where you can see the effect of the Y2K patch. You can set and keep the current date.
You cannot do it without the latest patch.
Logging in as the 'me' user
Logging in as the 'root' super user
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