Originally Posted by Thelis
Yeah, your dad was right.
turns out that they didn't write pentium 2 on the big brick for nothing.
this type of chip connection is called slot 2 this replaced the socket 7 / super socket 7 fpga layout way of connecting the chip to the main board.
it was superseded by P3's FPGA (although some p3's still connected with a slot 2 type connection)