[rescue] SM81 CPUs anyone?

Steven M Jones smj+rescue at crash.com
Wed Mar 8 15:53:18 CST 2017

On 03/08/2017 12:18, Sandwich Maker wrote:
> " From: Jonathan Katz <jon at jonworld.com>
> " 
> " I have 2x 125Mhz or 150Mhz Ross Hypersparcs... Looking to go to
> " SM81/SM82s or similar so I can run OpenStep on my SS20....
> will sm82s work in a ss20?  i'd always heard that the 2M cache cpus
> would only work in sc1000 et a;, though not why.

Well, the SM91 modules will work in an SS20... briefly. It would run for
a few to tens of minutes and inevitably wedge, bork, puke, or otherwise
stop running Solaris as soon as I looked away.

Still hoping an SS1000E will come my way some day...


Steve Jones
Berkeley, California

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