On Sun, Sep 12, 2004 at 11:18:28AM +0200, Sven Luther wrote: > On Sun, Sep 12, 2004 at 01:35:18AM +0200, Aurélien GÉRÔME wrote: > > > On the hardware front I am looking at a G4 desktop system on ebay. > > > Prices seem to be a bit high - $300 for a used G4. I would get a G3 > > > model but the hard drive seems small ( 10 GB ) and the prices of $200 > > > for a 5 year old systems is very high. > > > > > > Is it possible to get lower priced hardware for what I am looking to do? > > > > You can try looking for IBM RS/6k systems. It is possible you find some > > old machines waiting for you somewhere. :) > > > > To my mind, old Apple systems are outpriced, even new ones. ;P > > Or you could try buying a pegasos 2 at : > > http://www.pegasosppc.com/ > > It is a micro-ATX board with a choice of G3/600MHz or G4/1GHZ. So you can put > it in any old ATX case you have lying around. That is quite interesting, but the reseller in France does not sell mainboards/CPU in unity. Have you ever tried to purchased elsewhere? Bests. -- _,met$$$$$gg. Aurélien GÉRÔME ,g$$$$$$$$$$$$$$$P. Free Software Developer ,g$$P"" """Y$$.". Unix Sys & Net Admin ,$$P' `$$$. ',$$P ,ggs. `$$b: Web: https://www.roxor.be/ `d$$' ,$P"' . $$$ Mail: email@example.com $$P d$' , $$P GPG Key ID: 03E1A172 $$: $$. - ,d$$' $$; Y$b._ _,d$P' )) GNU (( / Linux Y$$. `.`"Y$$$$P"' // \\ `$$b "-.__ ((__,-"""-,__)) .---. `Y$$b `--)~ ~(--` / \ `Y$$. Debian .-'( )`-. \.@-@./ `$$b. `~~`@) (@`~~` /`\_/`\ `Y$$b. | | // _ \\ `"Y$b._ | | | \ )|_ `"""" (8___8) /`\_`> <_/ \ `---` \__/'---'\__/ BOFH excuse #406: Bad cafeteria food landed all the sysadmins in the hospital.
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