|[News] OS 4 coverage on OS news||ANN.lu|
|Posted on 15-Jul-2002 06:57 GMT by SimplePPC||116 comments|
Mike Bouma did an excellent write-up on OS 4 for OS news. Includes 5 unreleased screenshots. The article can be found here.
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|OS 4 coverage on OS news : Comment 69 of 116||ANN.lu|
|Posted by catohagen on 15-Jul-2002 19:22 GMT|
|In reply to Comment 68 (ShadesOfGrey):|
Here are the basic differences between Mediator and Prometheus:"
Mediator 4000 Prometheus
Number of PCI slots 5 4
PCI clock [MHz] 33/66 33
Busmastering/DMA between PCI slots YES NO
Max transfer rates between PCI cards [MB/s] 264 0
Busmastering/DMA to Amiga motherboard YES NO
Number of independent Interrupt lines 4 1
Fast Ethernet driver YES NO
Sound driver YES NO
TV tuner driver YES NO
Possibility of using PCI G3/G4 cards YES NO
so according to Elbox, you can't use a pci card with ppc cpu on the Prometheus...
also in the Elbox interview, theres some info about the G3 and G4 pci cards
from them, here :
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