Subject: Re: Graphics card
To: Grey Wolf <>
From: Sean Berry <>
List: port-sparc
Date: 09/12/2000 16:37:11
On Tue, 12 Sep 2000, Grey Wolf wrote:

> On Tue, 12 Sep 2000, Eduardo Horvath wrote:
> Actually X11 on an SS5/CG6 (anyone got an S24 they don't want?), 175MHz,
> 64MB memory is rather comfortable.  It BLAZES compared to the SS2-class
> machines.
> # Eduardo Horvath				   
> 				--*greywolf;

FWIW: The SS4 will take a 1MB VSIMM, that will allow the onboard
"tcx" video to do 1280x1024 instead of 1152x900.  It's still 8bit, but it
is nicer.  You can get this VSIMM from or most of
the other SPARC and workstation hardware vendors listed at the bottom of 
Sean Berry works with many flavors of UNIX, but especially Solaris/SPARC and
NetBSD.  His hobbies include graphics and raytracing.  He drinks coke mostly.
His opinions are not necessarily those of his employers.