Subject: Re: DECstation 5000/200 memory size detection
To: None <firstname.lastname@example.org>
From: Toru Nishimura <email@example.com>
Date: 06/20/2000 16:36:48
[ ... mixing differenct sized SIMM in single system ... ]
> This leads to an
> overestimation of the amount of memory available and eventually, usually
> once the system is in multi-user mode, the kernel panics. I am currently
> running happily with 96M of RAM, but I would like to use the other 40M.
Accurate SIMM size detection is one of long standing issues for
NetBSD/pmax. Currently, kernel logic would never allow to have
different sized SIMM in a single system.