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TRAM[?] for GXT800 gfx in 43P-140

I see in the docs that the GXT800P is the *only* gfx option that has a TRAM [or ?] as an optional add-on.
Quote:
The GXT800P offers an optional configuration that accelerates texture mapping in hardware, generating more realistic images at interactive speeds.

Is there a way to tell visually if the texture option is present? I don't have the system up and running yet but have several parts machines with identical hardware, gfx HW anyway. When I had the gfx board out, I didn't see any unused connectors but only the engine boards are present. So, WTF?

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After a ton of reading, I got it figured out. I feel like an idiot! Sticker on the PCI back plate reads K-1, well, duh, the adapters doc says right in the table of contents "k-1 & L-1 gxt800P & gxt850P w/ texture".
So, nevermind... :oops:

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Office: Evo W8k; [email protected], U320-15k RAID, 2x 23" LCDs, SpaceBall 5k | G5 Quad 2.5 | G4/800
:Octane2: R12/400 V6 [ShoeBox->U160, USB/1394, 1Gb FC] SpaceBall 4k | :Octane2: R12/400 V6 <(WAS) X-Wife's> | :Octane2: Dual R12/300 V6
Toshiba 17" [email protected] | Fujitsu 5120 Tablet PC | MacBook Pro 17 | P'Book G4/550
Closet: :Octane: R12/400 MXE :Indigo2IMP: R10 SI :Indigo2IMP: R10 Xtrm :Indy: XZ24 :O2: R10/175 :PI: P.Iris :PI: Iris File :Indigo: Elan! :Indigo: R44/?(2 B Hack'd)
Visually it has a boat load of RAM sticks inside and a cage I think, right?

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