[rescue] A5000 questions...

Jonathan C. Patschke jp at celestrion.net
Wed Aug 6 17:45:55 CDT 2003

On Thu, 7 Aug 2003, Frank Van Damme wrote:

> Which brings up the question... Why the HELL did Sun ever put PCI in it's
> workstations??

Cheaper, more readily-available periphreals.  There are a lot more PCI
periphreals than there are sbus.  Most Suns that have PCI also have some
64-bit variant of PCI.  The only 32-bit only ones I can think of are
AXe, 5, and 10.

Jonathan Patschke   )  "We're Texans.  We figure out ways to do these
Elgin, TX          (    things..."                    --Bill Bradford

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