Subject: Re: http://www.sonnettech.com/product/crescendo_7200.html
To: Wojciech Puchar <firstname.lastname@example.org>
From: Todd Vierling <email@example.com>
Date: 02/02/2002 01:23:17
On Fri, 1 Feb 2002, Wojciech Puchar wrote:
: i'm not sure i understand you. so WILL just this PCI board with VGA and/or
: IDE/SCSI/NET inserted on passive plane boot?
Since you two are on different wavelengths, I'll cut this short.
The card is an UPGRADE for a POWERPC-BASED MAC, and needs the BOOT ROM on
the MAC MOTHERBOARD in order to work. It will not work on a passive PCI
backplane, as it is not a self-contained ("embedded") computer.
End of thread, and good night. 8-)
-- Todd Vierling <firstname.lastname@example.org> * Wasabi & NetBSD: Run with it.
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