[rescue] Recycling Run
lionel4287 at verizon.net
Fri Dec 15 12:07:04 CST 2006
>From: Michael Thompson <m_thompson at ids.net>
>Date: 2006/12/14 Thu PM 12:06:55 CST
>To: rescue at sunhelp.org, rescue at sunhelp.org
>Cc: "Jonathan C. Patschke" <jp at celestrion.net>
>Subject: Re: [rescue] Recycling Run
>>As for U2 CPUs, I have all the 300MHz/2MB UltraSPARC-II CPUs anyone
>>would want. I also have a roughly two arms' length pile of untested
>>200-pin Sun DIMMs, which I think are either 64MB or 128MB.
>I just picked up an empty E450. Will any of the CPUs or memory work
>in the E450?
The E450 will accept the same CPUs as an Ultra 2, so the CPUs should work, but beware that the E450 requires VRMs for each CPU installed - hopefully the previous owner that pulled the CPUs didn't realize they could/should remove the VRMs as well.
I'm not sure if the first CPU requires a VRM, but processors 1-3 certainly do (my E450 is not handy right now)...
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