[rescue] Sun Ultra 5 video

Bill Bradford mrbill at mrbill.net
Sat Dec 20 18:07:53 CST 2003

On Sun, Nov 16, 2003 at 10:07:25PM -0500, Chris Purdy wrote:
> I just purchased an Ultra 5 on e-bay and had some questions regarding the
> video.  This machine is essentially and ultra 10 with a horizontal
> form-factor, right?  Will the U10 creator 3d cards work in it?  I can't find
> any refernces to creator graphics in it, only PGX in 8 and 24 bit flavors.

Nope, you can only use PCI cards in an U5.  

The Ultra 5 and Ultra 10 are *IDENTICAL* - the only difference is the case.
The Ultra 5 even has the UPA slot, but no card will fit due to the desktop
case versus the tower case.

Sun sells the XVR-100, which is a Radeon 7000...


bill bradford
mrbill at mrbill.net
austin, texas

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