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Forum: 003, Mbox 2, Digi 002, original Mbox, Digi 001 (Win) 11-23-2007, 01:43 AM
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Re: Allenstein OctaPC(8-core) and Quadzilla(4-core)

Hi,
planning a complement to the old trusty Tyan S2927 Opteron 2214 rig here.

I was thinking on Q6600 on an Intel Bad Axe 2 (975), for various reasons Does anybody know if this config plays...
Forum: 003, Mbox 2, Digi 002, original Mbox, Digi 001 (Win) 10-21-2007, 09:34 AM
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Re: Allenstein OctaPC(8-core) and Quadzilla(4-core)

Hi,
I haven't had time to evaluate these tips yet, but a search on 'disable autorun' (or autoplay) in google gives a number of hits - will evaluate this as soon as I get back home again.

Most of...
Forum: 003, Mbox 2, Digi 002, original Mbox, Digi 001 (Win) 10-20-2007, 05:25 AM
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Posted By phobia
Re: Allenstein OctaPC(8-core) and Quadzilla(4-core)

Hi,
I am not sure since I am not infected (yet ), but maybe by turning off autorun options for the media makes it a bit safer. This can be done in Device Manager for some drivers or in the...
Forum: 003, Mbox 2, Digi 002, original Mbox, Digi 001 (Win) 10-19-2007, 04:36 AM
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Posted By phobia
Re: Allenstein OctaPC(8-core) and Quadzilla(4-core)

Thanks,
I see now that you also already wrote that in the first post.

Cheers,
- J
Forum: 003, Mbox 2, Digi 002, original Mbox, Digi 001 (Win) 10-19-2007, 12:37 AM
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Posted By phobia
Re: Allenstein OctaPC(8-core) and Quadzilla(4-core)

Hi,
thanks for sharing this.

A question though, isn't wscript.exe originally part of Windows, i.e used to execute any .vb or vbscript files ( wscript.exe usually located in %SYSTEMROOT%\system32...
Forum: 003, Mbox 2, Digi 002, original Mbox, Digi 001 (Win) 10-16-2007, 12:48 PM
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Posted By phobia
Re: Allenstein OctaPC(8-core) and Quadzilla(4-core)

Hi,
felt that I also had to poke Tyan with the Barcelona support on S2927, but I guess I talked to the wrong guy here


=== UPDATE Kevin Do: 10/16/2007 ...
The S2927 currently does not support...
Forum: 003, Mbox 2, Digi 002, original Mbox, Digi 001 (Win) 10-05-2007, 01:33 AM
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Posted By phobia
Re: Allenstein OctaPC(8-core) and Quadzilla(4-core)

bad1,
I'd probably go the Intel route if I was building from scratch today.

But I still have some mileage to squeeze out of current Quad, possible to be an Octa at some stage.

Cheers,
- J
...
Forum: 003, Mbox 2, Digi 002, original Mbox, Digi 001 (Win) 10-03-2007, 10:44 PM
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Posted By phobia
Re: AMD Confirms Addition of Three-Core Phenom Chips

bad1,
my Quad works just fine

However, recently I have done more and more work requireing low-latency settings, and then it wouldn't hurt to have some additional power, depends on workflow and...
Forum: 003, Mbox 2, Digi 002, original Mbox, Digi 001 (Win) 10-02-2007, 05:54 AM
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Posted By phobia
AMD Confirms Addition of Three-Core Phenom Chips

New family-members announced:

AMD Confirms Addition of Three-Core Phenom Chips (http://www.extremetech.com/article2/0,1697,2184275,00.asp)

Cheers,
- J
Forum: 003, Mbox 2, Digi 002, original Mbox, Digi 001 (Win) 09-26-2007, 09:32 AM
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Posted By phobia
Re: Allenstein OctaPC(8-core) and Quadzilla(4-core)

Hi,
been focusing on music for a while :-). I am on a n3600B (S2927A2NRF) based Quad.

Been solid ever since.

But it is time to read up on the future again

What exactly is the "memory...
Forum: 003, Mbox 2, Digi 002, original Mbox, Digi 001 (Win) 09-10-2007, 05:46 AM
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Posted By phobia
Re: Allenstein OctaPC(8-core) and Quadzilla(4-core)

You may want to follow this site for the final test, this thread was a 5-day preview test:

9/10/2007 Daily Hardware Reviews -- Barcelona Edition...
Forum: 003, Mbox 2, Digi 002, original Mbox, Digi 001 (Win) 08-28-2007, 04:58 AM
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Posted By phobia
Re: Back with problems

Pasanta,
this may be a long shot, but I once had very strange problems on an older system, which turned out to be a faulty SATA cable. Did you examine your IDE-chain to determine if this may be...
Forum: 003, Mbox 2, Digi 002, original Mbox, Digi 001 (Win) 04-17-2007, 01:09 AM
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Posted By phobia
Re: Allenstein OctaPC and Quadzilla Machine *update*

Hi,
I am very happy with my S2927 Quad too. Works really great. It is really working like I visioned a native DAW a few years ago, and now I'm there - finally PT LE is stepping up in usability...
Forum: 003, Mbox 2, Digi 002, original Mbox, Digi 001 (Win) 04-04-2007, 01:28 PM
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Posted By phobia
Re: Allenstein OctaPC and Quadzilla Machine *update*

Hi,
I made the changes of the memory configuration, I also double checked with Tyan and they said:



I didn't flash the BIOS but I moved all 4 sticks to the black slots (didn't fit a floppy in...
Forum: 003, Mbox 2, Digi 002, original Mbox, Digi 001 (Win) 04-03-2007, 11:00 AM
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Posted By phobia
Re: Allenstein OctaPC and Quadzilla Machine *update*

Hi,
This was interesting, I have my configuration as the manual states too.
I think I should disassemble things and true blue only or black only configuration as well - but it is quite some work...
Forum: 003, Mbox 2, Digi 002, original Mbox, Digi 001 (Win) 04-01-2007, 05:45 AM
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Posted By phobia
Re: Allenstein OctaPC and Quadzilla Machine *update*

Hi,
I've been wondering about that option too, to me it feels like an option that would make PT be less cautious about these kind of problems, just like many competitor DAW-applications out there...
Forum: 003, Mbox 2, Digi 002, original Mbox, Digi 001 (Win) 03-26-2007, 11:19 PM
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Posted By phobia
Re: another new Quadder to be...

auxsend1,



Thanks - I think the only thing I haven't done (of the things above) is changing BIOS and not do Windows Updates.
I also have the AMD Dual Core fix installed, one of them. I just...
Forum: 003, Mbox 2, Digi 002, original Mbox, Digi 001 (Win) 03-26-2007, 04:33 AM
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Posted By phobia
Re: another new Quadder to be...

Impressive results, it would be very interesting finding out why our results differ the way they do.

Jon E.


auxsend1



phobia
Forum: 003, Mbox 2, Digi 002, original Mbox, Digi 001 (Win) 03-16-2007, 03:41 PM
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Posted By phobia
Re: The Allenstein Quadzilla Machine

Cheers,
this thread rocks.

I am sorry that I occupy thread space - but - I have no usefull info on Asus mobo.
- J
Forum: 003, Mbox 2, Digi 002, original Mbox, Digi 001 (Win) 03-14-2007, 12:21 AM
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Posted By phobia
Re: The Allenstein Quadzilla Machine

Hi,
thanks, I'll try that out again.

I downloaded that (I think) from Tyan, it contained to setups, one for TMS ans one for TMC, but in all readme's it didn't list the S2927 and, when I tried it...
Forum: 003, Mbox 2, Digi 002, original Mbox, Digi 001 (Win) 03-13-2007, 03:41 PM
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Posted By phobia
Re: The Allenstein Quadzilla Machine

Hi again,
what are you using to monitor temperatures on the CPUs in order to regulate fan-speed?

I'd like to perform a high-load test for a longer period in order to tune the fans to run as slow...
Forum: 003, Mbox 2, Digi 002, original Mbox, Digi 001 (Win) 03-12-2007, 02:17 PM
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Posted By phobia
Re: The Allenstein Quadzilla Machine

drewzee87t,
thanks for the update.

Well, yes, 3-pins worked ok using the fan regulators supplied with the Zalmans.
Wouldbe nice though to let the Mobo handle this.

Jeff,
The Zalman fans i...
Forum: 003, Mbox 2, Digi 002, original Mbox, Digi 001 (Win) 03-10-2007, 01:00 PM
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Posted By phobia
Re: The Allenstein Quadzilla Machine

Hi again,
Digi002 results.

Some additional applications installed but no additional plug-ins - otherwise same specs as above.

6 more DVerbs => 5 mono DVerbs@31 mono tracks, 1 mono DVerb@1 mono...
Forum: 003, Mbox 2, Digi 002, original Mbox, Digi 001 (Win) 03-09-2007, 01:39 PM
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Posted By phobia
Re: The Allenstein Quadzilla Machine

Hi!

Time for a "first test" - Quad report.
Here are the specs:

Hardware:
1 x Tyan Thunder n3600B (S2927A2NRF) motherboard
4 x KINGSTON TECHNOLOGY 1GB 667MHZ DDR2 ECC REG CL5 DIMM DUAL RANK ...
Forum: 003, Mbox 2, Digi 002, original Mbox, Digi 001 (Win) 03-08-2007, 02:38 AM
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Posted By phobia
Re: The Allenstein Quadzilla Machine

Hi,
Finally all parts (backorder and stuff ) on my desk and some time to finalize this thing.

drewzee87t:
I read about your Zalman CPU coolers and connectors.
Could you please describe how...
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