Subject: Memory: Parity vs ECC?
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From: None <firstname.lastname@example.org>
Date: 12/27/2002 17:35:41
Say, if I'm trying to buy ECC memory for my AlphaStation 200, will any
1234x36 SIMM work? (Well, 64MB or smaller I guess.)
I thought non-parity was FOOx32, parity FOOx33, and ECC FOOx36. Is
that not correct? It's pretty easy to find "parity" FOOx36 memory,
but I really want ECC. What's the scoop?
Kevin P. Neal http://www.pobox.com/~kpn/
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