Intel related question ...
Marc G. Fournier
scrappy at hub.org
Tue Aug 23 05:33:35 GMT 2005
On Mon, 22 Aug 2005, Josh Paetzel wrote:
> On Monday 22 August 2005 22:43, Marc G. Fournier wrote:
>> Sorry for asking here, but y'all are the only "useful techies" I
>> know :)
>> Am trying to put together my next new FreeBSD server ... Intel
>> based, on an SE7520JR2 DDR2 motherboard ... problem is simple ...
>> I have 4x1G Kingston DIMMs to put in (KVR400D2R3K2/2G) ... if I put
>> two in Bank 1, I can boot ... if I put the other two in Bank 1, I
>> can boot ... if I put 4 in (2 in Bank1, 2 in Bank2), I get three
>> long beeps ...
>> Is ther something obvious I'm overlooking here? It doesn't seem
>> like the RAM, since all 4 sticks do work, so its only leaving me
>> the motherboard itself ... but wanted to double check ...
>> Marc G. Fournier Hub.Org Networking Services
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> I have seen motherboards that can use up to a certain amount of
> DDR....past which you are required to use registered DDR
Am using Registered DDR ... I even had my rep confirm with Kingston that
this was, in fact, the right RAM for the motherboard :( I tried to cover
all the bases, but obviously missed on :(
Marc G. Fournier Hub.Org Networking Services (http://www.hub.org)
Email: scrappy at hub.org Yahoo!: yscrappy ICQ: 7615664
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