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Old 05-11-2005, 09:35 PM   #1
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How does linux fare with pci express 16

Can it be used on a socket 939 motherboard?
Old 05-11-2005, 11:11 PM   #2
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generally speaking, YES... but it would be nice if you could be more specific, like maybe provide the motherboard brand and model... also, you'd probably wanna choose a distro designed specially for 64-bit CPUs...

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