[OpenIndiana-discuss] Which mobo allows 24 GB ram and ECC
ijanmaat at xs4all.nl
Sun Dec 4 23:25:38 UTC 2011
The AMD FX 8150 (8 core) in combination with a ASUS Crasshair V (has
Intel networkinterface) might be interesting for you.
The 8 GB unbuffered ddr3 dimms are hard to get and expensive.
Maybe start with 16 GB en upgrade later?
Robin Axelsson schreef:
> If you are considering AMD hardware, most 990FX motherboards support
> both ECC and up to 32GB of memory. They also have support for IOMMU.
> I can confirm that for example the Gigabyte GA-990FXA-UD7 supports all
> of the above. I can also recall that I have seen screenshots of ECC
> options in one of the BIOS/UEFI menus of an ASUS Crosshair V /
> Sabertooth motherboard.
> I'm not 100% sure if the 990FX chipset will work on OI. I will know by
> the end of next week and can confirm this once I have migrated my
> system to this motherboard. In the meanwhile I can confirm that
> motherboards with the 790FX and the 890FX chipsets work fine with
> OpenIndiana and OpenSolaris.
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