Amiga Network Peripherals


Ariadne

> Company: Village Tronic, Germany
> Date: 1994
> Amiga: A2000, A3000, A4000
> Interface: Zorro II
> Autoconfig ID: ID2167 / 201

Ethernet Interface
AMD Am7990 Ethernet Controller
10Base2 And 10BaseT Connectors
The Two Protocols Are Selectable By Software
32 KB Buffer
Supports Multicast / Broadcast (Multicast Is Only Supported By Ariadne.Device V1.26 Or Later)
Socket For Optional Boot EPROM
Four LEDs Display Connection Information
LED1 (Left) Shows Twisted Pair MAU Link Status (Only 10BaseT)
LED2 Transmit Status
LED3 Collision
LED4 (Right) Receive Status
Internal LED Header For Connecting External Control LEDs – This Header Is Connected To The LEDs On The Board
SANA II Compatible Driver
Support For Up To Ten Ariadne Boards In One Machine
20% Faster In Receiving Than The Commodore A2065
Two Additional DB25 Parallel Ports
26 Pin Internal Header Provides Connection For The Second DB25 Parallel Port
SANA II Compatible PLIP Driver
ParNet Driver
The Integrated Parallel Port Is Ariadnepar.Device Unit 0, The Optional Second Port Is Unit 1
Parallel Ports On Additional Ariadne Cards Are Unit 2, Unit 3, Etc.
Supports The A-Max IV Macintosh Emulator (From Ariadne.Device V1.28)
Supported By Linux, NetBSD And OpenBSD

Images

Amiga Ariadne

Front: Ariadne front view