AMD Athlon -- clock run 2x faster under linux

Stuart Jansen sjansen at buscaluz.org
Tue Aug 30 16:18:07 MDT 2005


On Tue, 2005-08-30 at 16:07 -0600, justin gedge wrote:
> it's an idea [that seems a little more fun -- and SCARY than installing 
> winXP for a short spell].  I guess if I totally fubar the system I can 
> take it back to compUSA-- excercise the warranty support and claim that 
> [somehow] the power glitched [on a laptop with a battery] while I was 
> flashing the bios.

Doesn't even take a power outage. I bricked my brother's HP (running XP)
doing a BIOS upgrade a couple months ago. Tell 'em the truth, "I tried
to update the BIOS and now it won't boot." No need to go into detail.

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