Subject: Re: looking for mips64 h/w
To: Garrett D'Amore <firstname.lastname@example.org>
From: Larry McVoy <email@example.com>
Date: 06/04/2006 19:16:51
On Sun, Jun 04, 2006 at 07:12:38PM -0700, Garrett D'Amore wrote:
> Jochen Kunz wrote:
> > On Sat, 03 Jun 2006 16:06:38 +0200
> > Gerald Heinig <Gerald.Heinig@ngi.de> wrote:
> >> I have a dual-CPU Octane sitting here unused for at least 2 years (due
> >> to ENOTIME) which I'm planning to sell in the near future.
> > What CPU type? R10k? R12k? Or even R14k?
> >> It's equipped with a PCI cardcage, too, so supporting PCI hardware is
> >> no problem either.
> > The Octane has PCI peripherals on the CPU board. The PCI card cage just
> > adds an additional XIO-PCI bridge with the required mechanics to mount
> > PCI cards.
> > If someone is seriosly working on a MIPS64 port and wants an Origin 200
> > for testig: I own an O200 and can make it available for remote testing.
> > The O200 is particularly suited for this. It has a service processor
> > that can power up/down, reset, ... the machine via RS232.
> This sounds very very promising. Yes, we have someone seriously working
> on this. I'll get back to you.
We have an 0200 just sitting here doing nothing. If someone wants to come
get it then do so and we'll give it away.
Larry McVoy lm at bitmover.com http://www.bitkeeper.com