Resources for “Ultimate Linux Box 2004”

x86-64 architecture: www.x86-64.org

4-processor AMD64 motherboards and platforms

Tyan Thunder K8QS: www.tyan.com/products/html/thunderk8qs.html

Newisys 4300: www.newisys.com/products/4300.html

AMD/Celestica A8440: www.amd.com/us-en/Processors/ProductInformation/0,,30_177_4458_9835,00.html

Other Hardware

Adaptec ASR2200S: adaptec.com/worldwide/product/proddetail.html?prodkey=ASR-2200S

Appian Rushmore Quad-DVI PCI: www.appian.com/products/?page=rushmore

Creative Labs SoundBlaster Audigy: www.creative.com/products/product.asp?prodid=9476

Seagate ST336607LC 36GB U320 SCSI HDD: www.seagate.com/cda/products/discsales/marketing/detail/0,1081,540,00.html

pcHDTV HD-2000 Hi Definition Television Card: www.pchdtv.com/hd_2000_right_down.html

Ultimate Linux Box Builders

Pogo Linux (this year): pogolinux.com

Monarch Computer Systems (2003): www.monarchcomputer.com

Aspen Systems (2002): www.aspsys.com

Los Alamos Computers (2001): www.laclinux.com

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Re: Resources for Ultimate Linux Box 2004

Anonymous's picture

AMD/Celestica A8440 link is dead fyi

Re: Resources for Ultimate Linux Box 2004

Anonymous's picture

Re: the 'openssl speed' benchmark; is that the raw output, or
was it multiplied by 4 for the number of processors?

Re: Resources for Ultimate Linux Box 2004

Anonymous's picture

The article says to check the website for information on the X resolution solution for the Appian Rushmore Quad-DVI PCI card, but it doesn't seem to be here... or maybe I missed it. I followed links for the video card as well as pogolinux, but couldn't find the information mentioned.

Any hints?

Re: Resources for Ultimate Linux Box 2004

Anonymous's picture

So how much is the system?

Re: Resources for Ultimate Linux Box 2004

Anonymous's picture

Maybe I missed it, but it looks like you put a kick-ass sound card on a box with no speakers. This is not too surprising as I doubt a box like this would be used as a desktop.

pcHDTV

nbest's picture

Where can I find out more about the issues regarding the HDTV cards?

Re: pcHDTV

Anonymous's picture

See the EFF article.

http://www.eff.org/broadcastflag/

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