lkml.org 
[lkml]   [2001]   [Nov]   [13]   [last100]   RSS Feed
Views: [wrap][no wrap]   [headers]  [forward] 
 
Messages in this thread
/
From
SubjectRe: What Athlon chipset is most stable in Linux?
Date
We've tried a number of boards for our application servers and the only UP 
AMD DDR board I trust right now is the Gigabyte GA-7DX. They are rock
solid.

Other AMD 761 boards may work, but I've made too many late night trips to
the colo to stray from what I know works. DDR support seems to be the
breaking point on most boards.

-- Brian

On Tuesday 13 November 2001 04:08 pm, Calin A. Culianu wrote:
> On Tue, 13 Nov 2001, Martin Eriksson wrote:
> > I'm hearing rumours about my University wanting to set up a cluster
> > with AMD Athlon XP+DDR computers, so I wonder what chipset is most
> > stable under Linux?
> >
> > I assume it's the AMD DDR chipset, but I want to be pretty sure.
> >
> > Btw, do compilators currently optimize for the third floating-point
> > unit in Athlon XP processors?
>
> Well, here's my little anecdote:
>
> We bought 33 1.4 GHz AMD Athlons (non-XP) with the slightly deprecated
> VIA KT266 Chipset (Spacewalker AK31 motherboards.. not exactly the Lexus
> of the M/B world but oh well)..
-
To unsubscribe from this list: send the line "unsubscribe linux-kernel" in
the body of a message to majordomo@vger.kernel.org
More majordomo info at http://vger.kernel.org/majordomo-info.html
Please read the FAQ at http://www.tux.org/lkml/

\
 
 \ /
  Last update: 2005-03-22 13:18    [W:0.218 / U:1.376 seconds]
©2003-2018 Jasper Spaans|hosted at Digital Ocean and TransIP|Read the blog|Advertise on this site