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Re: Promise or 3Ware?

On Wed, Mar 24, 2004 at 12:58:16PM -0500, Derrick 'dman' Hudson wrote:
> Say, what's the difference between a 32-bit/66MHz and a 64-bit/66MHz
> PCI card?  Are there limitations as to what motherboards they will
> work on?  This particular machine is an older PII.

AIUI the extra 32 bits are "optional"; a motherboard with 32-bit slots
should nevertheless be capable of handling 64-bit cards (unless the
card itself says this won't work).

If that "older PII" is a 440BX chipset it's definitely capable of
handling a 64-bit card.


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