[rescue] Identifying Sbus Gig Ethernet cards

Dan Sikorski me at dansikorski.com
Sun Feb 15 20:25:14 CST 2004

Andrew Reynolds wrote:

> Along with some other assorted Sun gear, I recently rescued a pair of 
> Sbus 1000Base-SX cards. The only number on them that appears to be a 
> part # is 270-4375-05 rev. 02. I'm wondering if that makes them X1045A 
> cards, or X1145A cards? I'd also be interested in knowing if anyone 
> has actually gotten one of these to work on a sun4m platform. Thanks.

Weather or not they work i think is insignificant compared to weather or 
not it makes sense.  I believe that you need at least an ultra1 to see 
decent speed out of a gigabit card.  Then again, i've never used a 
gigabit card in a sun, so i would not be speaking from experience.

    -Dan Sikorski

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