[CentOS] [OT] old kit and kaboodle, obFriday

Fri Jan 21 19:35:40 UTC 2011
Les Mikesell <lesmikesell at gmail.com>

On 1/21/2011 1:28 PM, Lamar Owen wrote:
> I have a few K6-2 300 systems here that would be ideal for a few uses if I could get something a little more modern than the i586 C4 build running on them... for that matter, perhaps I need the i586 C4 build on them.... They are Agilent ATMProbes that had a custom dual OC12 card complex, with the K6-2 board, which is not PC form-factor compliant, acting as a controller for the specialized atm cell capture/analysis complex.
> For that matter, I'm looking for a distribution I can put on DiskOnChip and run on some embedded PC104 5x86/133 systems I have..... :-)

Except for things with specialized hardware adapters it just seems 
wasteful to power up any old stuff compared to running a virtual machine 
on something current and maybe giving it USB access to its own device.

   Les Mikesell
    lesmikesell at gmail.com