CADDS 5 Rev. 9.3 Hardware Requirements

Last Updated: March 20, 2000

SUMMARY OF SUPPORTED PLATFORMS

Compaq Alpha UNIX V4.0D

Hewlett-Packard HP-UX 10.20

IBM AIX/6000 V4.2.1 or above, 4.3

SGI IRIX 6.5

Sun SPARC Solaris 2.5.1 (11/97), 2.6, 7

Windows NT 4.0 (Intel-based)

 

Sun Solaris Supported Configurations

UltraSPARC

Ultra 1

Ultra 2

Ultra10

 

Ultra 30

Ultra 60

Memory

· Minimum

· Standard

· Maximum

Performance

 

  • 64MB
  • 96MB
  • 128MB

 

  • 64MB
  • 96MB
  • 128MB

 

  • 64MB
  • 96MB
  • 128MB

Disk

1 GB

1 GB

1 GB

Monitor

19"

19"

19"

Graphics Boards

Run in X11 & OGL Mode -

Unless Noted

TurboGX (MM140 & 170 Only)

TurboGX+ (M140 & 170 Only)

Creator

Creator 3D

Creator

Creator 3D Series 3

Elite3D m3

Creator

Creator 3D Series 2, 3

Elite3D m3, m6

OS

Solaris 2.5.1, 2.6, 7

Solaris 2.5.1, 2.6, 7

Solaris 2.5.1, 2.6, 7

      1. = SX Graphics Board REQUIRES 16MB of additional memory.

NOTES:

  • CADDS 5 OpenGL and XGL modes are not supported on the TurboGX and Turbo GX+ graphics cards.
  • Solaris 2.x, CDE and OpenGL utilize 32MB of the memory shown above
  • Dial Boxes (Solaris 2.x) are supported in both Parametric and Explicit environments
  • Spaceball Input Devices (Solaris 2.x) are supported in both Parametric and Explicit environments
  • C Size table (Solaris 2.x) support is available (Explicit Environment only)
  • DMENU (Solaris 2.x) support is available

 

Digital UNIX Supported Configurations

Series 3000

700, 900 AXP

AlphaStation

Series 200 Models 4/166, 4/233

Series 250 Model 4/266

Series 400 Model 4/233

AlphaStation

255/233 , 255/300, 500/333, 500/400, 500/500, 600 5/266, 600 5/333, 600 5/500

Digital Personal Workstations

433au, 500au, 600au

Memory

· Minimum

· Standard

· Maximum

Performance

 

  • 64MB
  • 96MB
  • 192MB

 

  • 64MB
  • 96MB
  • 192MB

 

  • 64MB
  • 96MB
  • 192MB

 

  • 64MB
  • 96MB
  • 192MB

Disk

1 GB

1 GB

1 GB

1 GB

Monitor

19"

19"

19"

19"

Graphics Boards

(X11 Only)

 

ZLX-E1

ZLXp-E1

PowerStorm 3D10, 3D30

PowerStorm 3D30

Graphics Boards

(X11 and OpenGL)

ZLX-E3

ZLX-L1

ZLX-L2

ZLX-M1

ZLX-M2

ZLXp-E3

ZLXp-L1

ZLXp-L2

PowerStorm 4D20, 4D40T, 4D50T, 4D60T

ZLXp-L1, ZLXp-L2

PowerStorm 4D20, 4D40T, 4D50T, 4D60T

OS

Digital UNIX V4.0d

Digital UNIX V4.0d

Digital UNIX V4.0d

Digital UNIX V4.0d

  • Digital UNIX V4.0d, Motif and OpenGL takes 24MB of memory shown above
  • DEC ULTRIX O/S Not Supported
  • All Workstations also require Open3D v4.4 or higher
  • Dial Box (DEC) - Supported in both Parametric and Explicit environments.
  • Spaceball Input Device (DEC) - Supported in both Parametric and Explicit environments.
  • C Size Tablets (DEC) Not Supported.
  • DMENU (DEC) Support NOT Available.

 

 

Hewlett-Packard Supported Congigurations

712/60

712/80

712/100

715/33

715/50

715/75

725/50

725/75

735/99

735/125

755/99

755/125

715/64

715/80

715/100

715/100XC

725/100

C100

C110

J200

J210

B132L

B160L

C160

C180

K460

B180

C200

C240

C360

J2240

 

 

 

VISUALIZE UNIX Workstations

B1000

B2000

C3000

C3600

J5000

J5600

Memory

· Minimum

· Standard

· Maximum

Performance

 

  • 48MB
  • 64MB
  • 128MB

 

  • 48MB
  • 64MB
  • 128MB

 

  • 48MB
  • 64MB
  • 128MB

 

  • 48MB
  • 64MB
  • 128MB

 

  • 48MB
  • 64MB
  • 128MB

 

  • 48MB
  • 64MB
  • 128MB

 

  • 48MB
  • 64MB
  • 128MB

Disk

1 GB

1 GB

1 GB

1 GB

1 GB

1GB

1GB

Monitor

19"

19"

19"

20"

20"

20"

20"

Graphics Boards

(X11 & OGL)

8 plane

on-board

8 plane (715 only)

CRX24

CRX24Z

CRX48Z

8 plane on-board

HCRX8

HCRX24

Visualize 8

CRX48Z

HCRX8Z

HCRX24Z

Visualize 24, 48

8 plane on-board

Visualize 8

HCRX8Z

HCRX24Z

Visualize 24, 48, 48XP

Visualize 8, 24, 48

Visualize 48XP

Visualize

fx2, fx4, fx6

Visualize-fx Pro (fx2, fxe, fx4, fx6)

OS

HP-UX 10.20

HP-UX 10.20

HP-UX 10.20

HP-UX 10.20

HP-UX 10.20

HP-UX 10.20 ACE1

HP-UX 10.20 ACE (JUNE 1999, DEC 1999)

  • HP-UX 10.20, OpenGL and PEX take 30MB of the memory shown above.
  • 8 plane Graphics Boards may be accelerated in software with HP’s PowerShade Software.
  • Dial Box (HP) - Supported in both Parametric and Explicit environments.
  • Spaceball Input Device (HP) - Supported in both Parametric and Explicit environments.
  • C Size Tablets (HP) Support is Available (Explicit Environment Only).
  • DMENU (HP) Support is Available (Order Patch # HPDM5.1.1 from Services).

Refer to the following WEB site HP-UX patchsets. http://www.hp.com/go/ptc

 

SGI IRIX 6.5 Supported Configurations

Indy

R5000PC

R5000SC

O2

R5000PC

R5000SC

R10000

Indigo2

R4000/4400

R4600, R10000

OCTANE

R10000

(175 or 195 MHz)

Memory

· Minimum

· Standard

· Maximum

Performance

 

  • 48MB
  • 64MB
  • 256MB

 

  • 48MB
  • 64MB
  • 1000MB

 

  • 48MB
  • 64MB
  • 512MB

 

  • 48MB
  • 64MB
  • 1000MB

Disk Minimum

Maximum

1 GB

4 GB

1 GB

4 GB

1 GB

12 GB

1 GB

27 GB

Monitor

17", 20"

20"

20", 21"

20", 21", 24"

Graphics Boards

(X11 Only)

XGE (8)

Graphics Boards

(X11 & OpenGL)

XGE (24)

XZ

O2 Graphics

XL, XZ,

EXTREME,

Solid Impact

High Impact

Maximum Impact

Solid Impact

High Impact

Maximum Impact

OS

IRIX 6.5

IRIX 6.5

IRIX 6.5

IRIX 6.5

  • SGI IRIX V6.5, Indigo MAGIC and OpenGL takes 25MB of the memory shown above.
  • Dial Box (SGI) - Supported in both Parametric and Explicit environments.
  • Spaceball Input Device (SGI) - Supported in both Parametric and Explicit environments.
  • C Size Tablets (SGI) Not Supported.
  • DMENU (SGI) Support NOT Available.

 

IBM Supported Configurations

RS/6000 Serieis Workstations

CPU Type

Power2, Power3, PowerPC 604e 166MHz and higher

Memory

· Minimum

· Standard

· Maximum

Performance

 

  • 48MB
  • 64MB
  • 256MB

Disk

2 GB

Monitor

17", 19", 20"

Graphics

Boards

X11 & OpenGL modes

GXT500P

GXT550P

GXT800P

GXT800M

GXT1000M1

GXT1000M2

GXT2000P

GXT3000P

OS

AIX 4.2.1 & above, 4.3

  • Dial Box (IBM) - Supported in both Parametric and Explicit environments.
  • Spaceball Input Device (IBM) - Supported in both Parametric and Explicit environments.
  • C Size Tablets (IBM) Not Supported.
  • DMENU (IBM) Support NOT Available.

Refer to following WEB site for IBM patchsets: http://www.rs6000.com/support/

Windows NT 4.0 Support

  • Intel Pentium (133 Mhz or greater) or DEC Alpha Microprocessor
  • 64 MB or greater RAM
  • CD-ROM
  • 1 GB disk drive in NTFS file format
  • Microsoft Windows NT 4.0
  • HTML Browser
  • 2D graphics accelerator with minimum 4MB VRAM for increased performance
  • Dial Box, Spaceball, C-Size Tablets and DMENUs are NOT Supported

The following graphics cards have been tested with CADDS5

  • Intergraph RealIZM
  • ELSA GLoria

 

SUPPORTED PERIPHERALS FOR CADDS 5 Rev. 9.1

 

Tablet Support

System

Explicit

Parametric

Solaris 2.X

Yes

No

Digital UNIX 4.0

No

No

HP-UX 10.20

Yes

No

IRIX 6.5

No

No

AIX 4.3.1

No

No

Intel NT

No

No

 

Dialbox Support

System

Explicit

Parametric

Solaris 2.x

Yes

Yes

Digital UNIX 4.0

Yes

Yes

HP-UX 10.20

Yes

Yes

IRIX 6.2/6.3

Yes

Yes

AIX 4.3.1

Yes

Yes

Intel NT

No

No

 

Spaceball 3003 Support

System

Explicit

Parametric

Solaris 2.X

Yes

Yes

Digital UNIX 4.0

Yes

Yes

HP-UX 10.20

Yes

Yes

IRIX 6.2/6.3

Yes

Yes

AIX 4.2

Yes

Yes

Intel NT

No

No

 

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