[Sidefx-houdini-list] RE: Other Linux Options

Jean-Claude jclaude at mimgfx.com
Mon Jul 31 12:46:52 EDT 2006


Doug Struthers wrote:
> Hi
> 
> 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
> identical systems.
> 
> 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
> fees!
> 
> 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.
> 
> Doug


I'm happily using 32bit version of 8.1.xxx on Fedora Core 5 (and was fine on FC4 as well) on my Thinkpad T43p laptop.

hope this helps.

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