[rescue] Cheap(?) USII 360Mhz CPU
kurt at csh.rit.edu
Wed Jun 11 16:57:58 CDT 2003
On Wed, 11 Jun 2003, Robert Novak wrote:
> > That would rock, but I don't know if I would want to try it and not
> > have it work for $50+. Once I get a job, I wouldn't mind so much.
> If I had a job, I'd offer to buy it off ya if it didn't work, since I *do*
> have a Tatung U2 here.
> > Anyone know anything on if the 250Mhz CPUs going for about $20 will work
> > in a U2? There seem to be a good number of them on ebay, but they are
> > pretty much all listed as Ex000 pulls...
> If it's Ex00 then definitely no. It's like the difference between
> FCPGA and Slot 1 in the PC world, except that I know of no UltraSPARC
> "Slocket" adapters....
Sounds like no then. Cause it was E5000 on the one I saw. Oh well.
Shame, really, cause those are $20 each =)
> You want modules in the X1188-X1194 range only. X1188A is 167, X1193A is
> 400 for U2 (X1194A is 400 for E250, not sure what the difference is, maybe
> FSB-equivalent?). Anything in the middle *should* work.
Hokey dokey. I'll keep an eye out then.
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