rackmount hardware question
Gregory_Hill at tni.com
Tue Feb 21 12:14:13 MST 2006
Ah, I hadn't even looked at the accessories pictures. Looks like the
one I want comes with a heatsink, too:
Thanks for pointing that out.
> -----Original Message-----
> From: plug-bounces at plug.org [mailto:plug-bounces at plug.org] On Behalf
> Peter Howe
> Sent: Tuesday, February 21, 2006 11:55 AM
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> Subject: Re: rackmount hardware question
> Usually not, the AMD processors I have worked with the OEM heat
> will barley fit in a 2U. I have seen some bare bone systems that come
> with mobo and case with heat sinks for the processors you supply.
> Check out the pictures on this page, it will show the heat sinks
> will work with the case.
> On Tue, 2006-02-21 at 11:45, Gregory Hill wrote:
> > Ok, not exactly linux-related, but I am hopeful that someone on the
> > will know. I am planning on building a 1U rackmount server with
> > commodity-level parts. I found a case/motherboard combo that works
> > my needs. It has an nforce 4 motherboard, so I can use any athlon
> > processor. The question is, will a stock cpu heatsink/fan fit in a
> > case? Or do I need to look for a specialized one? Knowing the size
> > the heatsinks on the athlon 64 processors, I would guess that it
> > not fit, but I'd like to know if anyone knows for sure.
> > Thanks,
> > Greg
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