[rescue] SBus expansion

G W Adkins rescue at sunhelp.org
Mon Jun 18 09:00:47 CDT 2001

> I'm getting quite low on SBus slots ... in fact, I'm out of them
> completely. I have an SES/B for my machine, but looking at the FEH, there
> are several rather important cards that, apparently, don't work with the
> SES/B, notably some framebuffers, SCSI adapters, and ethernet cards. This
> is distressing.
> Before I hunt down the SBus card & cable that would allow me to use my
> SES/B, I'd like to know if at least _one_ kind of framebuffer, SCSI
> adapter, and ethernet board (or combined SCSI/ethernet) is actually known
> to work with it. Part numbers of stuff known to work would be especially
> helpful.
I have run GX's in the Sbus Expansion chassis before, as well as FSBE's and
DSBE's.  they work fine.  You just can't put additional expansion chassis
cards or high-bandwidth stuff in them...

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