Subject: Re: seeking quiet, low-cost NetBSD server appliance
To: David Laight <firstname.lastname@example.org>
From: Wojciech Puchar <email@example.com>
Date: 11/23/2002 12:57:47
> Subject: Re: seeking quiet, low-cost NetBSD server appliance
> > buy old (pentium-1 class, max 100Mhz) PC,
> Actually you want the second generation, they have a much lower
> power output than the early ones.
> The early ones ran a 25MHz bus clock, the later 33MHz,
> IIRC a P100 could be either sort.
> But I'm not sure I' reccommend running any of them without
> a fan.
i'm running one of them for 2 years (Pentium 90) no problems.
my home P133 has fan but once it stopped working system worked 2 months
without power down.
to be really sure pentium 166MMX or 200MMX underclocked will do this job