Thanks for the support and keeping the list alive. Perhaps too alive (I can
Are Gigabyte motherboards OK? I've only had one so far. Now dying perhaps.
Looking ahead..... since I upgrade "combo style" (all ram and cpu
I'm gonna look at (days from now) a used motherboard+cpu+ram+beast
hope it fits under my hood, dude speaks well about his retired
GIGABYTE GA-870A-UD3 SKT.AM3 AMD870+SB850 4XDDR3-1866, IEEE1394
USB3, SATA3, RAID, ATX
plus cpu,ram, and even fan info on this BEAST of a fan, should i be scared?
doug> I find it cool that a machine/mb that old,
is still way more than I need. I've only got one HD/disk for example.
I'll try to buy her a tiny computer NEW someday if my new/old cheap-out
I want less power! Good brakes please! Ballpark of $100+ for the combo
you CAN still find online if you dare and you get lucky that it really
works for you.
...below, tangent about the seller i will meet this weekend. Sounds very
I almost got him interested in our meeting. He said: (plus, he's a CS engr)
Hello network engineer, me> Engineer too....I also
a) use Linux only at home
b) used Linux only on that machine, rock solid :)
The cpu does not come with embedded gpu : I saved 10$ at the time,
too bad now!