[rescue] Any Minneapolis area listers ?
ploopster at gmail.com
Thu Jan 11 09:22:19 CST 2007
Ethan O'Toole wrote:
>> Finding a current MB with 4 PCI slots is challenging (NOT impossible,
>> but your choices are very limited)... Also, what is the difference
>> between one 12 port card on a PCI bus vs. three 4 port cards on a PCI
>> bus (aside from simple hardware redundancy, where you you now have three
>> point s of failure instead of one, but hopefully one-third the impact
>> when one of the three fails)?
> Server boards have multiple busses, and you could get cards of different
> Oh yea:
> 19 pci slots, 5 busses, 1 box. Booya.
I'm sure I could come up with uses to build a box like that, but just to
satisfy my curiosity... what purpose does that box serve?
And what motherboard does it have?
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