Subject: Re: http://www.sonnettech.com/product/crescendo_7200.html
To: , <firstname.lastname@example.org>
From: Henry B. Hotz <email@example.com>
Date: 02/01/2002 11:20:46
At 9:45 PM +0100 1/30/02, <firstname.lastname@example.org> wrote:
>what do You think about this?
Looks like the CPU upgrade for an existing Mac motherboard. We
already support it I'll bet.
>does it have some ROM/FLASH there?
The 7200 has an Open Firmware ROM, version 1.0.5. Some tiny amount
of nvram, but no EEPROM.
>IMHO it could be an excellent target for porting NetBSD that case.
>passive PCI motherboards are quite cheap (at least in poland, <30$), with
>IDE controller and VGA it will make complete G3/G4 system.
I already has two SCSI controllers and an "Apple Plan B" video
subsystem. It's capable of driving VGA, but we only support the OF
default of 640 X 480 at 67Hz.
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