Posted on February 14, 2008 at 9:03 pm

No whammies!

As our new SysAdmin is fond of saying, No Whammies!  The aforementioned afflicted Supermicro PDSMI+ SYS-5015M-T+B chassis is now in one piece slogging through burn-in testing thanks to one VERY helpful comment.  

Posted on February 13, 2008 at 8:05 pm

Wow, someone reads this crap?

I have to say thanks to mickrussom because he gave me the heads up/answer as to WHY our Supermicro PDSMI+ system wasn’t working.  Turns out the Intel 3000 north bridge ONLY supports up to 1066MHZ FSB speeds, despite the specifications on Supermicro‘s site clearly claiming “Supports a Dual-Core Intel® Xeon® 3000 Series processor” — Their emphasis, not mine, […]