[rescue] Q: Preparing for SS/20 build tonight...

Francisco Javier Mesa-Martinez lefa at ucsc.edu
Fri Feb 6 10:43:28 CST 2004

On Fri, 6 Feb 2004, Joshua Boyd wrote:

> On Fri, Feb 06, 2004 at 08:06:27AM -0800, Lionel Peterson wrote:
> > FYI - I plan on stuffing 2x SM81 CPUs I just got off eBay, as well as
> > 2x 8 Meg VSIMMs (and the video adapter card), an internal  CD-ROM, and
> > as much RAM as I can stuff in it (6x 64 Meg DIMMs) to see how fast this
> > "nearly maxed" SS/20 is. 8^) What I'll do with it once it is "done," I
> > have no idea...
> You should find the dual CPU modules and go for a quad processor
> machine.
> Wasn't there a company that made dual 125s?  That would really scream.

ROSS HyperSparcs can go up to dual 200Mhz, I dunno if that may cause a
meltdown... but as far as I know that would be the top config for a

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