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Sat, 30 Jul 2005 5:53 PM

IBM thin clients

Michael Dale

Spending a bit of money this week! Argh. Anywho.

I picked up 5 IBM thin clients (because it was about the same price as one :p) off ebay the other day (IBM 8363 Netvista N2200).

They have a 233MHz CPU, 64mb SDRAM, Internal CF card slot (for client software), sound card, USB, Ethernet, and a 4mb video card. They can do network boot via PXE and they have also been hacked to support linux booting off the flash card. The linux distro includes XMMS and a Web browser.

They are almost silent and look pretty cool (and are really small). I haven't got them yet, I should get them late next week.

Some pictures:
IBM 8363 Netvista N2200
IBM 8363 Netvista N2200
IBM 8363 Netvista N2200
IBM 8363 Netvista N2200
(check the keyboard to compare the size):
IBM 8363 Netvista N2200A forum thread about getting linux to work on them


On Wed, 24 Aug 2005 at 10:06 PM, Tom Quinn wrote Ooops, seems my links didn't appear(html syntax removed) ... Re-submitted - Delete previous 2 >>They can do network boot via PXE Sorry to say ... they can NOT network boot via PXE ... wish they could :( They can only boot certain Linux kernels, IBM(BSD based) kernels & WinCE Been trying to Network boot via PXES on a MS ONLY environment for the past 2 weeks ONLY to find it can not be done ... see my many posts Also look at: This explains why it can not network boot via PXE BTW: I am a fellow aussie :) Tom 1: Comment Link

On Wed, 06 Aug 2008 at 10:01 AM, julian wrote Can i put windows 98 on this i just found one? Thanks Email: 2: Comment Link


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