[rescue] Antique SunPC accelerator

Lionel Peterson lionel4287 at yahoo.com
Sat Dec 20 18:08:49 CST 2003

--- "Patrick Giagnocavo +1.717.201.3366" <patrick at zill.net> wrote:
> On Sun, Dec 07, 2003 at 04:53:26PM -0800, James Birdsall wrote:
> > I just picked up a SunPC 486DX25 for a buck, and there's a lot more
> > where that came from. What was the last version of the software to
> > support this?
> > Does it run under Solaris 8? Also, does the software support
> > multiple accelerators in one machine? I have a vision of an 8-way
> > SS1000 with a dozen of these things installed. Why? Uh...
> <slashdot luser>
> imagine a Beowulf cluster of these ...
> </slashdot luser>


I think they only run Win 3.1 or Win9x, neither of which are exaclyt
cluster-friendly OSs... ;^)

I know you can run multiple PCI SunPCi adapters in one system, the
documentation discusses it, but I've no reason to believe you can run
more than one in an SBUS machine...


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