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Re: MIPS PC - anyone?

To: Jun Sun <jsun@mvista.com>
Subject: Re: MIPS PC - anyone?
From: Volker Jahns <Volker.Jahns@thalreit.de>
Date: Sun, 07 Oct 2001 18:38:59 +0200
Cc: linux-mips@oss.sgi.com
Organization: Thalreit/DE
References: <20011006102302.B3492@mvista.com>
Sender: owner-linux-mips@oss.sgi.com
Jun Sun wrote:
> 
> Does anybody know if there is such a "MIPS PC" machine?  Essentially
> I am looking for a machine with MIPS CPU and PC peripherals (such as
> SIMM RAM, PCI bus, EIDE HD, VGA graphics, PS/2 mouse/kbd, etc).
> 
> It would be really nice to have such a box.  If it is massively produced,
> the price should be cheaper than i386 PCs because MIPS CPU price is
> much cheaper.
> 
> Jun
Why don't you use the SONY playstation 2 w/ its LINUX kit? The costs are
less and the graphics performance is greater than any Intel based PC I
am aware of.

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Volker Jahns, Volker.Jahns@thalreit.de, http://thalreit.de

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