[rescue] Indigo processor question

Kurt Huhn kurt at k-huhn.com
Wed Sep 24 21:10:28 CDT 2003

On Wed, 24 Sep 2003 20:11:46 -0400
Curtis H. Wilbar Jr. wrote:

> the one that came with the box (030-8116) hinv's as a 75MHZ R4000
> while the one that I rescued from I2 parts is an 030-8232 and
> identifies as a 50MHZ R4000.
> Can anyone shed some light on this ?

This is normal.  The problem is that, on r4k Indigos, PROM hinv only
reports bus speed, while the OS hinv reports actual CPU speed.

Without further parts identification, it looks like your 030-8232 is
actually a 100Mhz CPU - either that or something is moderately wrong on
your Indigo.

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kurt at k-huhn.com                                -- Gollum 

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