What is this thing?

John Foust jfoust at threedee.com
Tue Nov 21 16:14:32 CST 2006


At 05:57 PM 11/17/2006, Ethan Dicks wrote:
>On 11/18/06, aliensrcooluk at yahoo.co.uk <aliensrcooluk at yahoo.co.uk> wrote:
>>On the
>>front of the box it states "4MB populated",
>>what does that mean?
>
>Sounds like they sold more than one size - perhaps the same base
>board, but with different amounts of RAM chips installed.

Yes, it was common back in the day to buy a board that had
sockets for RAM you could not yet afford.

>>As stated the seller has no idea what this is
>>and I am totally stumped too. What is it?!
>
>Sounds like an application key - a 'dongle'.

Yes, sounds like a dongle for the Amiga's second mouse port.

- John




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