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by rigelf
Wed Nov 06, 2002 1:47 pm
Forum: The Hundred Year War
Topic: Once And For All...WHAT IS THE BEST O/S?
Replies: 40
Views: 24051

Easily linux. I use Redhat 7.3 on an athlon 1900xp. Also have xp home on (POS) celeron 700. Never yet had to hard reboot linux, though xp does that on its own now (hehe). Haven't done official benchmark, but return to wolfenstein for windows runs *much* smoother, i'd say maybe double fps, emulated o...
by rigelf
Mon Oct 14, 2002 3:58 pm
Forum: Motherboard Identification Forum
Topic: have board, need id
Replies: 3
Views: 994

what now

got the machine working but a day later the guy brought it back with the same problem. Seems to power up but doesn't give any output. When I strip it of everything except the beeper it doesn't beep. Resetting the bios is as siimple as turning off the power supply and removing the battery? Tried that...
by rigelf
Tue Sep 24, 2002 8:55 am
Forum: Motherboard Identification Forum
Topic: have board, need id
Replies: 3
Views: 994

have board, need id

fixing this computer for a friend, doesn't boot bios so I need id for manual, etc..
only identifying marks are p6b40-a4x
1 agp
4 pci 32b
3 isa
2 ide
1 floppy
1 parport
2 serial
2 usb
4 dimm slots
intel pciset chip
small form factor, maybe shrunken atx
slotted cpu, suspect p3, maybe p2