atom feed50 messages in com.ubuntu.lists.ubuntu-ukRe: [ubuntu-uk] pc parts compatibility
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Subject:Re: [ubuntu-uk] pc parts compatibility
From:Farran (fazz@ntlworld.com)
Date:Dec 23, 2007 11:51:13 am
List:com.ubuntu.lists.ubuntu-uk
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On 23/12/2007, Kris Douglas <webb@gmail.com> wrote:

On 23/12/2007, Kris Douglas <webb@gmail.com> wrote:

On 23/12/2007, Farran <fazz@ntlworld.com> wrote:

this was one I was looking at too, https://www.aria.co.uk/Products/Components/Graphics+Cards/PCI-E/nVIDIA+GeForce+8+Series/nVidia+GeForce+8600GT+512MB+DDR2+PCI-E+?productId=27199,
but someone said that it is not SLI. Do I even need to worry about SLI at all?

Farran

On Sun, 2007-12-23 at 18:53 +0000, Kris Douglas wrote:

> > > On 23/12/2007, Farran > <fazz@ntlworld.com> wrote: > > how about this? >
https://www.aria.co.uk/Products/Components/Graphics+Cards/PCI-E/nVIDIA+GeForce+8+Series/nVidia+GeForce+8500GT+Super%2B1G+PCI-E+ > Looks ugly as hell, but seems quite > good. > > > > On Sun, 2007-12-23 at 18:46 +0000, > Farran wrote: > > > thanks to you both > > just looking at the motherboard > > and Graphic card... > > What's the SLI bit mean? Should I > > aim to have it on the card or not, > > and if I do, will it help? > > > > Cheers :P Farran > > > > PS I like shiny cases, they make > > the world brighter :D > > > > On Sun, 2007-12-23 at 18:34 +0000, > > Kris Douglas wrote: > > > > > > > > > > > On 23/12/2007, LeeGroups > > > <mail@varga.co.uk> wrote: > > > > > > Can't comment on the > > > rest, but don't *ever* > > > buy any gear from ECS... > > > > > > I've built quite a few > > > PCs and ECS motherboards > > > have been nothing but > > > trouble... > > > > > > Cheap they may be, with > > > cheap chipsets, cheap > > > components, and poor > > > bioses... urgh.... > > > > > > The K7S5A motherboard > > > springs to mind, try > > > googling it, I honestly > > > ended > > > up soldering resistors > > > to several of these > > > motherboards to make > > > them > > > more stable (they still > > > weren't perfect) or they > > > else they just forgot > > > the time, how much > > > memory they had, that > > > they had USB ports, > > > etc... > > > > > > Horrid, nasty, cheap > > > bits of junk... > > > > > > Lee > > > > > > > > > Farran wrote: > > > > right, back again. > > > Been to Aria, come back > > > with a much cheaper > > > range > > > > of products than > > > Novatech. > > > > I'd appreciate someone > > > older and wiser (I'm > > > only 15 :P) to look over > > > > the components just to > > > check they are > > > compatible with each > > > other and > > > > with Linux: > > > > > > > > ECS 650iSLIT-A nForce > > > 650 LGA Socket 775 > > > Motherboard > > > > > > >
<https://www.aria.co.uk/Products/Components/Motherboards/Socket+775+%28Intel%29/ECS+650iSLIT-A+nForce+650+LGA+Socket+775+Motherboard+?productId=26899> > > > > OCZ 4GB PC2-6400 > > > nVIDIA SLI Approved > > > (2X2GB) > > > > < > > >
https://www.aria.co.uk/Products/Components/Memory/DDR2/DDR2+800+%28PC6400%29/OCZ+4GB+PC2-6400+nVIDIA+SLI+Approved+%282X2GB%29+?productId=28923> > > > > Samsung SH-S203B 20X > > > DVDRW - SATA - Black > > > > > > >
<https://www.aria.co.uk/Products/Components/CD%2FDVD+Drives/DVD-R%2FRW+Writer/Samsung+SH-S203B+20X+DVDRW+-+SATA+-+Black+?productId=29919> > > > > Corsair 550W VX Series > > > PSU > > > > > > >
<https://www.aria.co.uk/Products/Components/Power+Supplies/500w+%2B/Corsair+550W+VX+Series+PSU+?productId=29383> > > > > 320GB Hitachi Deskstar > > > SATA2 16MB > > > > > > >
<https://www.aria.co.uk/Products/Components/Hard+Drives/Serial+ATA/320GB+Hitachi+Deskstar+SATA2+16MB+?productId=24793> > > > > Gigabyte Poseidon > > > Silver > > > > > > >
<https://www.aria.co.uk/Products/Components/Cases/MIDI+Tower/Gigabyte+Poseidon+Silver+?productId=24865> > > > > Intel Core 2 Quad > > > Q6600 2.4GHz 95W G0 > > > Stepping (Retail 775) > > > > > > >
<https://www.aria.co.uk/Products/Components/CPUs+%2F+Processors/Intel/Core+2+Duo/Intel+Core+2+Quad+Q6600+2.4GHz+95W+G0+Stepping+%28Retail+775%29+?productId=28356> > > > > nVidia GeForce 8400GS > > > 512MB PCI-E > > > > < > > >
https://www.aria.co.uk/SuperSpecials/nVidia+GeForce+8400GS+512MB+PCI-E+?productId=29843> > > > > > > > > Thanks > > > > > > -- > > > ubun@lists.ubuntu.com > > >
https://lists.ubuntu.com/mailman/listinfo/ubuntu-uk > > > https://wiki.kubuntu.org/UKTeam/ > > > > > > > > > ECS 650iSLIT-A nForce 650 LGA > > > Socket 775 Motherboard > > > Fine > > > OCZ 4GB PC2-6400 nVIDIA SLI > > > Approved (2X2GB) > > > Thats fine. > > > Samsung SH-S203B 20X DVDRW - > > > SATA - Black > > > Thats fine > > > Corsair 550W VX Series PSU > > > Thats fine > > > 320GB Hitachi Deskstar SATA2 > > > 16MB > > > Thats fine > > > Gigabyte Poseidon Silver > > > Ooh shiny > > > Intel Core 2 Quad Q6600 2.4GHz > > > 95W G0 Stepping (Retail 775) > > > Thats alright > > > nVidia GeForce 8400GS 512MB > > > PCI-E > > > Acts a bit funny in Ubuntu from > > > me experience, try a 256/320 > > > 8600GT/GS > > > > > > -- > > > Kris Douglas > > > Softdel Limited Hosting > > > Services > > > > > > Web: www.softdel.net > > > Mail: kr@softdel.net > > > -- > ubun@lists.ubuntu.com >
https://lists.ubuntu.com/mailman/listinfo/ubuntu-uk > https://wiki.kubuntu.org/UKTeam/ > > > > They get more ugly as they get bigger.. But > unless you intend to play games...meh. Your > choice, 84,85,= all trouble for me for some > reason, the 86, 88 = fine. > > -- > Kris Douglas > Softdel Limited Hosting Services > > Web: www.softdel.net > Mail: kr@softdel.net

-- ubun@lists.ubuntu.com https://lists.ubuntu.com/mailman/listinfo/ubuntu-uk https://wiki.kubuntu.org/UKTeam/

They are all SLi, that I'm aware. That will run fine.

-- Kris Douglas Softdel Limited Hosting Services

Web: www.softdel.net Mail: kr@softdel.net

Maybe its not *shrug*

-- Kris Douglas Softdel Limited Hosting Services

Web: www.softdel.net Mail: kr@softdel.net

Should be no need to bother, also, i've noticed you keep top posing, on Mailing Lists you are generally asked to reply after quoted text.

Web: www.softdel.net Mail: kr@softdel.net

Sorry, didn't realise. Tis how my mail client's set up. I'll try to change it.