Kind of memory to a Pentium II-type box?

Björn Lindberg d95-bli at nada.kth.se
Mon Oct 25 04:35:00 PDT 2004


Miguel Bazdresch <lfs-01 at thewizardstower.org> writes:

> * Heinz Kirchmann <kirchman at dfki.uni-kl.de> [2004-10-25 10:13]:
> > 
> > > So, question: Assuming the 32MB are PC-100 SDRAM, will PC-133 SDRAM 
> > > work, too?
> > I tried that and it worked without problems. Not sure, if it's okay to
> > generalize that, though.
> 
> I think it's safe to generalize, at least with SDRAM. The memory rating
> was a 'maximum speed' rating; it will work at slower speeds to.

Thanks everyone for the replies. I will open it up just to make sure
that it has PC-100 SDRAM. It sounds promising that PC-133 should work,
since I have not been able to find any shop that sells PC-100; PC-133
seems to be the 'oldest' kind of memory still available in usual
stores.


Björn



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