Re: Can any recent mac do AV?

T.Dorcey@cornell.edu
Tue, 20 Sep 1994 11:37:36 -0400


>I want to get an old mac ( IIcx or better) to set up a remote CUSM station. I
>thought I could put an AV-card in any such mac (with an expansion slot) and
>send/receive video. But an apple tech told me only AV macs can do it (?).
> From the CUSM list, I know better. For example, could I get a Quadra 605,
>which are now quite cheap, or an older Mac IIcx, fx, or si, and put in an AV
>card? What are y'all using? Thanks.

Original development of CU-SeeMe was on a IIcx with SuperMac VideoSpigot
card installed. Perhaps the Apple guy meant there was no way to make a
"Mac AV" out of an older Mac.

-Tim
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Tim Dorcey T.Dorcey@cornell.edu
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Advanced Technologies & Planning
CIT Network Resources
Cornell University
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