Subject: Re: silo overflows, was fifo overruns
To: Brad Salai <>
From: Allen Briggs <>
List: current-users
Date: 11/11/1997 17:48:52
> >The IPX and SS2 are the fastest stock sun4c systems (40 MHz). If it's still
> >unusable at 38400, we still have a ways to go.
> This is bound to sound like a whine, but is not, just a little frustration.
> I switched from a 16MHz MacII 68020 which had no trouble with 38400 or
> higher, to a Sparc, to get more speed.

Just a note for those who don't know...
Unless I'm mistaken, the sun4c systems and the macII have the same
serial hardware (Zilog 8530).  I've been running the Mac serial port
on my Quadra 700 (also an 8530) at 57600 (on a 33.6 modem with


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