Re: New Linkstation 160 GB and Slimserver
- --- In LinkStation_General@yahoogroups.com, "manuel_rathmann"
>I think the issue was/is with the new models being MIPS based and not
> after my harddrive just went up in smoke most probaply because I left
> my computer running for too long due to my Squeezebox I am thinking of
> buying a Linkstation to get around this issue.
> I have seen several posts that it is possible to get the slimserver
> software running on a Linkstation. I just wanted to double check that
> this is also possible with the latest Linkstations as I am just about
> to buy one. I seem to remember having read somewhere that the new
> firmware does not allow this anymore...
> Anyone any idea?
> Thanks for your help,
PowerPC based. v1.xx firmware means PPC, while v2.xx means MIPS. FWIW,
I just received a 160GB LS from Buy.com and it has v1.44 firmware.