Dell workstation / server Freebsd's compatibility
noc at hdk5.net
Sun Jun 27 02:24:09 UTC 2010
Olivier GARNIER wrote:
> I've got an old workstation wich i use to have FreeBSD server on it
> (http/samba/ 4 disk on RAID)
> It's summer time and the old workstation will not work at the end the
> summer time (too warm for it)
> So ii wish to change it.
> I don't need a big server, a tiny workstation will be enough.
> I wish a inter CPU and dell construction (i'm use to use there work)
> So herre is the question :
> If you have dell computer (wich is still sold by dell) and if you're
> working with FreeBSD on it with no more problem, can you tell me witch
> computer you have ?
> (it would be great to have the same list as laptop
> (*laptop*.bsdgroup.de) For workstation and server ...)
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For what it's worth. Make sure the case has plenty of ventilation and a
couple of fans.
We just had to replace an older case housing new mobo etc. with case
with a front fan as well as the big side one and one on the back. Many
of the "newer" CPU's need more cooling. Both Intel and AMD.
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