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Re: [SLUG] sun stuff..
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- Subject: Re: [SLUG] sun stuff..
- From: Alex Salmon <salmona@xxxxxxxxxxxxxxxx>
- Date: Thu Nov 2 17:38:18 2000
sorry i should have said..
the site is at
i really want to get s sun running partly cause its somthing i dont know
anything about partly well who dosent want a 3 foot brick running in ones
How do these things go together the last time a saw thigs like this was a
7 foot pdp11 sheez that was cute..
do these things go together like that...
also how well do they inter-link with pc harware ie a normal generic
moniter etc or does that all need to be bought as well.
On Thu, 2 Nov 2000, Ken Yap wrote:
> >I heve been using a pc since when ever and have had no experience what so
> >ever with sun. All i saw was big bords that dont look like they go
> >together like a pc ;-)
> >anyway.. where can i find out what i need, about how good is it ie what
> >will be roughly the same speed a a pII or 586??
> Sun makes a wide range of computers so it's hard to say what the speed
> or capabilities are without knowing the model. In general go for the
> desktop systems and avoid the servers, yes those "bords that dont look
> like they go together", you will probably not have the ability to run
> those yourself. Post the model numbers here as there are many people
> familiar with Suns on this list.