Re: DEC Celebris

Woodstock (
Sun, 24 Nov 1996 18:30:17 -0500 (EST)

On Sun, 24 Nov 1996, Woodstock wrote:

> On 24 Nov 1996, Koef wrote:
> > I have a DEC Celebris XL 5133, which has it's Intel CPU on a plugin board.
> > If I swap the Intel CPU board for a AXP CPU module, will I be able
> > to run Linux/Alpha on this machine?
> I would highly doubt it. Count the number of pins on a Pentium chip, and
> then count the number on an Alpha chip. Not the same. (The Alpha will
> have many more) You'd have to swap the whole motherboard out if you want
> to run alpha archetecture.

Grf!!!! My apologies! I didn't read the question correctly. =hangs head
in shame= Feel free to ignore my previous comments. =exits, face red= -Woody! SysAdmin of WoodyNet!

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