[clug] Request: DDR2 sticks

Rodney Peters rodneyp at iinet.net.au
Fri Feb 28 00:07:14 UTC 2020


By all means try these sticks, but don't discard if they don't work.

My experience was that a HP having Intel Q35 chipset would not work with 
6400 C5, notwithstanding the manual stating that they were compliant and 
the sticks passing memtest in a generic mainboard.



On 2020-02-28 10:20, Peter Ellis via linux wrote:
> Yes, please!
> It's a crazy weekend for me, but Sunday looks best.
> I'll send a separate msg about contact details.
> Thanks,
> Peter
> On Thu., 27 Feb. 2020, 19:57 Peter Barker, <pbarker at barker.dropbear.id.au>
> wrote:
>> On Thu, 27 Feb 2020, Peter Ellis via linux wrote:
>>> I have been given the ‘old’ computer of a family member. It was a quite
>> speedy model in its day, mainly for gaming under Windoze 7, but..... well,
>> it’ll make a speccy Linux box, now, too.
>>> But, it has only 512MB of DDR2 sticks, and I’d like to have a bit more.
>> Well, I was out at the tip dropping some ewaste off.
>> Reached in and pulled out 2x2G sticks.
>> CM2X2048-6400C5
>> Yours if you want them - completely untested, 'though.
>> Yours,
>> --
>> Peter Barker                          |   Programmer,Sysadmin,Geek.
>> pbarker at barker.dropbear.id.au         |   You need a bigger hammer.
>> :: in what circumstances would you want reverse thrust for takeoff?
>> --tridge

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