| Date: Mon, 25 Oct 2004 22:32:31 +0100
| From: Conor Daly <conor.daly at oceanfree.net>
| On Mon, Oct 25, 2004 at 07:59:23PM +0200 or so it is rumoured hereabouts,
| Brian Foster thought:
| > • 512 Mo sodimm DDR2700 ( sorry, I haven't a clew
| > what “sodimm” means? )
| These are the new sodium filled RAM chips to run cooler in systems with
| those pesky hot running AMD processors...
the modern version of the mercury delay loop
(possibly my favourite(?) computer hardware of
all time), dating from the days when memory
was _faster_ than the cpu and you needed to
slow down accesses .....
nope. sorry. “sodium” is “sodium” en Français
(same word). (just in case anyone is confused.)
sodimm meaning SoDIMM makes sense in context,
and is clearly not what I want. (thanks!)
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