Re: [OxLUG] New PC for home

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Author: ael
To: Oxfordshire Linux User Group Discussion List
Subject: Re: [OxLUG] New PC for home
On Thu, Sep 09, 2010 at 02:18:06PM +0100, Gregory Matthews wrote:
> ael wrote:
> >I am writing this on a dnuk desktop - rather old now. They are good, but
> >a bit conservative. When I got this new, I was disappointed that they
> >used a rather old mbrd. Probably they had bought in bulk, and needed to

> interesting, my one criticism was that their server hardware was not
> conservative enough - the last one I bought came with a RAID card

As I recall, the mbrd was PCI when PCIe was well established. I think
that I had been using PCIe for at least year. What really got me was
that the graphics had to be AGP which was a real hit.