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Re: [SLUG] Linux on Cyrix-233: what's happen here...?
- To: Phillipus Gunawan <mr_phillipus@xxxxxxxxx>
- Subject: Re: [SLUG] Linux on Cyrix-233: what's happen here...?
- From: DaZZa <dazza@xxxxxxxxxx>
- Date: Thu Sep 13 20:35:02 2001
- Cc: <slug@xxxxxxxxxxx>
On Thu, 13 Sep 2001, Phillipus Gunawan wrote:
> 3.0X 66MHZ-2.9V CORE
3.0 multiplier on a 66 mhz core speed.
3 x 66 mhz is 200 mhz, give or take.
> But... if I set the mother-board jumpper to pentium 200, I can install
> everthing normally, withoung having any problem.
That's because it's actually a 200, not a 233. The claim was it was the
equivalent of a P233 because it worked better. A somewhat dubious claim,
but that's the way the cookie crumbles.
Set your motherboard for a 200 Mhz Cyrix chip, and see how you go.