Re: Real multi-user linux

From: James Simmons (
Date: Fri Jun 13 2003 - 15:00:46 EST

> > > The next stage will be non PC boards supporting more than
> > > one graphics display output. Every now and then you see such a
> > > board. I seen a 8 graphics chip board with 8 video outputs.
> >
> > As the number of terminals increases you might want to investigate the
> > possibility of terminal driving units connected to the main box, like
> > this:
> Why. You can get 4 port S3 video cards for UKP 7 each on ebay now and
> then. That'll take you to more heads per box than you can sanely cable

Appian as well if you want high end video cards. S3 have been tested to
see if they behave good with other cards. They are pretty good for this.

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