On Sat, 17 May 2008 14:10:11 +0000, Gordon Henderson wrote:
I remembered your activities in this area and hoped you'd reply.
> For a 1.5GHz board, have a look at:
> This has a DVI connector too, and the full audio kit, IDE and SATA,
> however its "legacy free", so no PS/2 mouse/keyboard or parallel
> ports... There are headers for 4 more USB2 ports
> The down-side of the really low-power ones is the CPU cache. These are
> 128KB only, and this might be the thing that slows you down.
Thanks for the tip. Given a suitable case It looks as though I can simply
add a PCI serial card provided that I choose a board with a PCI socket: I
forgot to mention that I need a pair of those too (one for a JAB MSF time
receiver and the other for data transfer to GPS II+, EW logger and
However, I notice that, while the board mentioned above has far more
multimedia capability that I'm likely to use, it's spec doesn't give the
cache size. Is this data that's usually given?
martin@ | Martin Gregorie
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