l i n u x - u s e r s - g r o u p - o f - d a v i s
Next Meeting:
July 7: Social gathering
Next Installfest:
Latest News:
Jun. 14: June LUGOD meeting cancelled
Page last updated:
2004 Nov 28 20:59

The following is an archive of a post made to our 'vox-tech mailing list' by one of its subscribers.

Report this post as spam:

(Enter your email address)
Re: [vox-tech] PC100 RAM for 440-BX chipset
[Date Prev][Date Next][Thread Prev][Thread Next][Date Index][Thread Index]

Re: [vox-tech] PC100 RAM for 440-BX chipset

I have some that should work, Trade you what Ive got
for a stick of ddr2.

--- Peter Jay Salzman <p@dirac.org> wrote:

> A 256MB DIMM of PC100 RAM is priced at $17.
> However, if you want to stick that DIMM in an old
> 440-BX based motherboard,
> that $17 balloons into $70-$100.  Apparently, low
> density PC100 RAM is about
> 7-8 times more expensive than high density PC100
> RAM.  Apparently, it has to
> do with the fact that low density chips require more
> silicon wafer.
> Does anybody have some PC100 256MB low density DIMM
> sticks you wouldn't mind
> giving away or selling at a reasonable price?  Maybe
> something you salvaged
> when you tossed that old Pentium II about 4 years
> ago?  ;-)
> I currently have 128 + 128 + 64 in my old dual
> Celeron box based on the
> 440-BX.  Considering its age, the performance I get
> from this machine is jaw
> dropping, but occaisionally, it gets RAM starved, so
> I'd like to increase its
> memory.
> Thanks,
> Pete
> -- 
> The mathematics of physics has become ever more
> abstract, rather than more
> complicated.  The mind of God appears to be abstract
> but not complicated.
> He also appears to like group theory.  --  Tony
> Zee's "Fearful Symmetry"
> PGP Fingerprint: B9F1 6CF3 47C4 7CD8 D33E  70A9 A3B9
> 1945 67EA 951D
> _______________________________________________
> vox-tech mailing list
> vox-tech@lists.lugod.org
> http://lists.lugod.org/mailman/listinfo/vox-tech

Hans W. Uhlig
OE Technician
Staples Inc.

"Life is a Long and lonely road, Bring a friend" - Ashar Babbage

GPG Fingerprint : 7F7F 6FF6 E959 5FF6 5BBB F883 60B6 78D2 B1AC 9E26
GPG Key # : 0xB1AC9E26
vox-tech mailing list

LUGOD Group on LinkedIn
Sign up for LUGOD event announcements
Your email address:
LUGOD Group on Facebook
'Like' LUGOD on Facebook:

Hosting provided by:
Sunset Systems
Sunset Systems offers preconfigured Linux systems, remote system administration and custom software development.

LUGOD: Linux Users' Group of Davis
PO Box 2082, Davis, CA 95617
Contact Us

LUGOD is a 501(c)7 non-profit organization
based in Davis, California
and serving the Sacramento area.
"Linux" is a trademark of Linus Torvalds.

Sponsored in part by:
Appahost Applications
For a significant contribution towards our projector, and a generous donation to allow us to continue meeting at the Davis Library.