Subject: Re: HP simms/9000/345
To: None <port-hp300@NetBSD.ORG>
From: Jay Lovell <>
List: port-hp300
Date: 03/30/1997 16:11:30
> > ...I'm not sure hwo big they are, but I'll take a guess that they were
> > 4M each ... for the record, this memory _should_ work in 345, 375, 380,
> > 400, 425, and 433 systems.  It _may_ work in 340 systems, but I'm not
> > sure.
> >
> > They're not really SIMMs ... they're definitely proprietary HP memory
> > boards :-)
> Maybe this is slightly off-topic, but I was just wondering if anyone knew how
> much RAM these beasts can take? Seems my 400t won't accept more than 40MB - is
> this a known fact, or something wrong with my machine/memory boards?

My HP 9000/425's only take six SIMMs max for a total of 48M.  

On a related note, does any one know where or how to get more of these
HP proprietary simms?  Is there a replacement simm that can be used that
is freely available or are we basically "stuck" when one dies?