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Re: xfree86 4.3.0-0pre1v1 - request for porting help!

On Tue, May 27, 2003 at 12:37:15PM -0500, Branden Robinson wrote:
> On Tue, May 27, 2003 at 10:26:59AM +0200, Michael Schmitz wrote:
> > > > What's the fuss? Doesn't Branden have a m68k to build on?
> [...]
> > So at some point he had a Quadra (840 AV to be precise) and did take over
> > the xfree building for m68k himself. Did he stop doing that later on?
> I own such a machine, but it's in pieces after a failed memory upgrade
> (SIMM modules were too tall to fit in the space allotted).
> I haven't yet put the thing back together because it's very complicated
> and I can't remember how.  Also I'd like to scare up some 1" or shorter
> 72-pin 32MB FPM SIMMS so I can max out the RAM and I never have to open
> the thing again.

I just gave four of those to my sister who is going to ship them to Wouter.
I did not find it too hard to upgrade my Quadra 840AV with them? If you had
said something, I could have ordered some for you (again). But them, I am
still waiting for the reimbursement of the first lot of memory upgrades (not
the ones for you personally), but I am willing to tell you the "secret" place
where I ordered them. Under $10 a piece plus shipping.

BTW, Michael, I also gave my sister two FPM SIMMS (I hope) for q650(?) and
one 32MB EDO for kullervo. If you tell me a mailing address, she will ship
it to you.


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