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Dual PowerPC PCI Card Welcomes Linux

Two 1-GHz G4 MPC7455 processors, comprehensive hardware features, and PPC Boot and Linux—that's what comes with the A7400-PCI dual PowerPC PCI card. The A7400-PCI features 8 Mbytes of flash ROM, two SO-DIMM sockets (up to 1-Gbyte PC133 SDRAM), and two 10/100-Mbit/s Ethernet interfaces. The card also provides a serial console port, a CompactFlash slot, a PMC expansion slot, and an integrated development environment interface. It comes with the Linux 2.4.x kernel, PPC Boot-loader, drivers, and support. The card can be plugged into any computer with a PCI slot. The A7400-PCI card costs $4495 with a 1.3-GHz dual G4 processor or $3995 with a 1.0-GHz G4.

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