Re: Status of boot-floppies on Alpha?
On Wed, 13 Oct 1999, Janina Sajka wrote:
> > On Tue, Oct 12, 1999 at 11:23:05AM +0200, Falk Hueffner wrote:
> > > > > I'm not sure lowmemrd is really needed for Alpha anyway... Were there
> > > > > alphas at any time with < 16 MB RAM? The lowest I've ever heard was
> > > > > 32.
> > > >
> I've a DEC As200 here with 16-Mb RAM. Purchased from onsale.com--and still
> not from a long litany of sorrows. Not with Slink, not with Potato, not
> with RH, not, not, not ...
And let's not forget that stock UDBs had 24MB RAM, which some MILO
versions didn't even like (although you may have a hard time finding them
in a stock config anymore...they're more often stripped and sold a la
carte). There are still a ton of these things out in userland.