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Re: AMD64 mainboard with X-PCI ?

On Fri, Oct 22, 2004 at 01:00:11PM +0200, Michelle Konzack wrote:
> I do not find any AMD64(fx) mainboards with X-PCI Slots in Germany/
> France. Only Opterons which are to expensive for a Workststion. 

Yeah, that's right.

> I need a X-PCI slot because my Intel GBit NIC's.

You can put PCI-X cards in PCI slots. We have two dual Athlon boxes
each with an Intel dual E1000 server adapter in a PCI 64/66 slot and
that works just fine. I haven't tried them in a PCI-32/33 slot, but I
expect that would work fine, too. (that's at least the theory behind


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