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by pharmd24
Wed Feb 28, 2007 8:59 pm
Forum: AMD Processor Forum
Topic: Overclocking Opteron 165
Replies: 12
Views: 3495

I have had one of those 430 watt psu's and was not very impressed. I would deff get at least a 500w (and a good one). I have a OCZ 600w and have been very pleased. That is what is in the computer in my sig.... :)
by pharmd24
Wed Feb 28, 2007 8:51 pm
Forum: Operating Systems
Topic: OEM and Vista
Replies: 8
Views: 2174

I really don't mean to be a hater, but the above stuff is 1/3 of the reason I'm using ubuntu full time now! It's worth the learning curve.
by pharmd24
Wed Feb 28, 2007 8:48 pm
Forum: Operating Systems
Topic: Ubuntu 6.10 Edgy (Beryl and XGL)
Replies: 26
Views: 6957

I'm no expert, but I have been looking at in stalling this on my system. From all I have read, ati drivers just seem to have multiple difficulties in playing will with 3d stuff like beryl. You might look in to a script call envy in helping install the ati drivers. As I understand it there many good ...
by pharmd24
Wed Feb 28, 2007 2:42 pm
Forum: NVIDIA GeForce, Quadro and Tegra Forum
Topic: what is your favorite video card cooler?
Replies: 15
Views: 3472

Another vote for Zalman!
by pharmd24
Thu Feb 15, 2007 2:13 pm
Forum: Operating Systems
Topic: Linux and gaming
Replies: 4
Views: 1362

Check out transgaming.org

I have been using cedega with City of Heroes. I believe there is a list of what all works will with it on the above site.
by pharmd24
Mon Feb 12, 2007 9:59 pm
Forum: General Computer Forum
Topic: Just reinstalled windows...
Replies: 9
Views: 1772

nlite

First a link to nLite: http://www.nliteos.com/ I have used this program several times recently and in the past to slipstream. This program makes your life so much easier, it's just almost unbelievable! You have the ability to upgrade an old version of a Windows OS to the newest service pack, integra...
by pharmd24
Mon Feb 12, 2007 9:45 pm
Forum: AMD Processor Forum
Topic: Another IHS Removal
Replies: 18
Views: 4222

No problem here, but I was really careful. Yes it was worth it to me b/c I was getting over 52c full load even with water cooling.... Max temp now is 47c
by pharmd24
Mon Feb 12, 2007 6:38 pm
Forum: Operating Systems
Topic: Post here If Vista helped you move to Linux
Replies: 8
Views: 2504

Post here If Vista helped you move to Linux

I'm using Ubutnu 6.06 and 6.1 on 2 different hds. I'm doing everything on this box including Gaming. City of Heroes works well with Cedega, and I actually get a little more fps with Linux.

So! if anyone else has been put on the Linux path by overbearing DRM and system requirements post here!!
by pharmd24
Mon Feb 12, 2007 5:45 pm
Forum: AMD Processor Forum
Topic: Another IHS Removal
Replies: 18
Views: 4222

Nice I got a similar temp reduction when I took the lid off of my x3 3800. I aslo found that Shin-EtsuMicrosi gave me a 1C reduction over AS5 with a TDX DD water block.
by pharmd24
Mon Feb 12, 2007 1:07 pm
Forum: AMD Processor Forum
Topic: 754 Clawhammer oc'ing
Replies: 11
Views: 2970

What are you system specs?

I have had a 3200+ newcastle to 2.5ghz with water and have a 3100 pairs at 2.25 24/7 in a media tower. Socket 754 is still a good sold performer!