[rescue] Memory for a RS/6K 7044-170?

Sridhar Ayengar ploopster at gmail.com
Wed Jan 24 13:44:15 CST 2007

Bill Bradford wrote:
> On Wed, Jan 24, 2007 at 09:46:04AM -0500, Patrick Finnegan wrote:
>> Indeed.  I've got a 7011-250 (66MHz PPC601) with 32MB of RAM, running AIX 
>> 5.1 with a tokenring NIC in its single MCA slot, just to act as an FTP 
>> server for my S/390 G5 to boot off of.
> My god, it must take three or four hours to boot. 8-)

Actually, RS/6000's take longer to boot, the more RAM you have.  AIX 
performs extraordinarily thorough diagnostics of memory.

Peace...  Sridhar

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