[Sidefx-houdini-list] RE: Other Linux Options
Caleb J. Howard
calebh at adelphia.net
Tue Aug 1 01:44:40 EDT 2006
I know of large studios which use a distro called CentOS, which is a
lift of RH4, I believe. free software, and all.
I like to imagine your wall. How are you thinking of cooling it? I say
put the whole wall behind plexi, and flood it with coolant - so the
whole motherboard is immersed... access for maintenance might be a
I hope you're well.
Doug Struthers wrote:
>AMD 3800 x64 dual and Houdini8.1.673 64bit
>We are experiencing problems with Suse10.1
>Things like the clock getting set to other date and times on reboot,
>disabling a user account on reboot, and others. The os is installed on 3
>To isolate this as hardware or os we want to load an alternative. We
>thought to try a "paid for" release of Redhat.
>What other options should I consider? I sure don't want to pay those annual
>Are there things in the bios that I should be setting to run under Linux?
>For example power management.
>Thanks for any help.
>BTW, I worked yesterday with 4gb ram and a heavy .hip file and the extra
>memory really helped a lot.
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