[OSM-talk] donated boxes

SteveC steve at asklater.com
Sun Apr 2 13:44:41 BST 2006

* @ 02/04/06 12:23:52 PM openstreetmap at gagravarr.org wrote:
> Nick Hill <nick at nickhill.co.uk> wrote:
> >And if anyone has some better hardware, maybe 1+Ghz motherboards and 
> >CPUs, we can use them. Even if the motherboards have leaky/blowing 
> >capacitors, we'll fix them and use them. Or broken 1+ GHZ computers, 
> >we'll find useful parts.
> It seems to me that some more memory might be good for these boxes. Memory 
> for p3s isn't usually all that expensive, would you be interested in 
> people chipping in for some / buying some of ebay and sending it to you? 
> (If so, could you just confirm what they take)

Sounds like a fine idea, but hold off till I've been through the other
17 machines I have in my living room.

> Also, pairs of P3 processors aren't too bad on ebay. Do the machines take 
> slot1 processors, or socket 370s? What FSB speed are the machines?

I know those ones are slot cpu's.

have fun,

SteveC steve at asklater.com http://www.asklater.com/steve/

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