[clug] Embedded hardware
clug at christophersmart.com
Fri Jul 29 18:09:21 MDT 2011
On 29/07/11 21:03, Paul Wayper wrote:
> On 07/28/2011 06:12 PM, Chris Smart wrote:
> Not sure if this fits your bill, but I've used the WRAP-2 and ALIX-2 from
> Yawarra for that:
Thanks for that.
And thanks to Ben for his suggestion too, I thanked him offline.
Thanks to Jason who emailed me offline suggesting Advantech.
> If you want Mini-ITX, I've gone with Intel, Zotac and Gigabyte. I wouldn't go
> back to VIA these days, their on-board peripherals tend to be less well supported.
This is the one I'm leaning towards from the USA, Jetway NF99FL-525:
Advantec has a similar good looking board, the AIMB-213:
> What's your application, Chris?
A project to build a custom router for my home network to replace my
billion box, and experiment with ipv6. It'll be about 5 times the price
and 100 times more work, but sounds like fun.
So I'm after a low power mainboard with a least dual NICs (Intel pref),
mini slot for wireless, PCI slot for ADSL2+ modem card. If I can't find
an ADSL2+ modem I'll bridge my existing router.
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