[rescue] Upgrading Ultra 2
arb_npx42 at comcast.net
Wed Apr 18 21:00:26 CDT 2007
On Wed, 18 Apr 2007 21:46:40 -0400, Patrick Giagnocavo <patrick at zill.net>
> On Apr 18, 2007, at 9:29 PM, Ron Wickersham wrote:
>> it's remarkable how truly useful a U2 is. does anyone know if it came
>> out a long time before the two-processor PCI units like Ultra 30 or the
>> E220R which has the same motherboard as the Ultra 30?
> Supposedly there is a prototype Ultra2 with PCI somewhere at Sun.
> Aside from that, the first PCI SPARC was the OEM motherboard that Sun
> Microelectronics produced in late 1996.
> The U2 was launched Q4 1995 I believe, Ultra 30 was launched July 1997
> according to what I can find online.
SunWorld, November 1995:
$60K for an Ultra 2 Creator back then? Wow.
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