Subject: Re: Two dead AXPpxi33 boards?
To: None <firstname.lastname@example.org>
From: Nathan J. Williams <nathanw@MIT.EDU>
Date: 10/19/2001 11:23:55
> I'm using two 8 meg SIMMs that have been working fine in my AlphaStation
> 200 for years.
> Am I correct in thinking that the AXPpci33 uses the same memory as
> the AlphaStation 200?
Unfortunately, no. The AXPpci33 is pickier about memory; it wants
36-bit SIMMs. The AlphaStation 200 is happy with 33-bit SIMMs. So
there's compatibility in only one direction, and it's the direction
that doesn't help you.