Intel related question ...

Nikolas Britton nikolas.britton at
Tue Aug 23 19:06:48 GMT 2005

On 8/22/05, Marc G. Fournier <scrappy at> 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 ...

That part number is not listed on the kingston page for the SE7520JR2
(DDR2) board:

Tested RAM and Genral RAM Guilde for the SE7520JR2:

Technical Product Specifications for the SE7520JR2:

3 Beeps = "Base memory read / write test error" -Page 165 from the manual above

Also check the BIOS event log for POST error messages, Page 162

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