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Re: [SLUG] more RS232: USB-RS232, PCI ?

you can run commands in real time rather than scheduling them strategically with at and cron?


Voytek Eymont wrote:
On Tue, June 24, 2008 3:17 pm, Dean Hamstead wrote:
you know you can get a dualcore amd, ram, disk, all on board mboard and
case for like $350?


but, apart from injecting $350 into economy, what benefit is there ?

Voytek Eymont wrote:

On Tue, June 24, 2008 2:11 pm, Dean Hamstead wrote:

I really like to utilize my hardware till it drops, and, utilize
every interface till there is no holes left vacant, I still use
486SL (which I
think is a 386 with math co-pro?) as a fax server/answering
machine/file server
You are thinking of a 386DX, 486SL is the powersaver/mobile version
of the 486DX.
thanks, Dean

actually, I was thinking of 75MHz 486 'SLC' IBM's Blue Lightning CPU +
mboard, my mistake, it's the 75MHz Blue Lightning that I still use,
still works just as well as the day I bought it