[rescue] Blade 100 - X86 CPU option?
archer174 at gmail.com
Sat Feb 3 00:19:21 CST 2018
>That would surprise me quite a lot. What does that jumper nomenclature
I will also be surprised as I've never heard of this being possible. The
Jumper is labeled:
"For X86 CPU North Bridge"
In addition there is a jumper labeled:
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On Fri, Feb 2, 2018 at 9:50 PM, Dave McGuire <mcguire at neurotica.com> wrote:
> On 02/03/2018 12:47 AM, Brian Archer wrote:
> > I recently acquired a blade 100 (500mhz) desktop. I want to upgrade the
> > to a Sparc 650mhz IIi CPU. When looking at the motherboard I see a jumper
> > to enable an x86 mode? I notice the CPU socket is the same as a socket
> > Is it really possible to put a P3 or other contemporary CPU on this logic
> > board?
> That would surprise me quite a lot. What does that jumper
> nomenclature actually say?
> > In addition I have a SunPCI x86 card. Does anyone have a link to the
> > software? I can't find it anywhere.
> There are many versions of that board. I several of the packages to
> support them up here:
> Dave McGuire, AK4HZ
> New Kensington, PA
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