[rescue] I have an SGI crimson at last!
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Sun Jun 1 04:36:25 CDT 2003
Sunday, June 1, 2003, 10:54:04 AM, you wrote:
> I thought their cpu's etc. where so economically (25 watt or so)?
the CPU itself probably is, but a minimum Crimson/VGX is a beast
consisting of 5 9U VME style boards. The graphics hardware is
probably the most consuming part. It includes one Motorola 68K CPU,
tons of custom ASICS and the appropriate glue logic elements.
Some Crimson pr0n: http://sgistuff.g-lenerz.de/pictures/crimson.html
And there is a VGX boardset: http://sgistuff.g-lenerz.de/pictures/powerseries.html#boards
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