[lug] motherboard recommendation

Lori Reed lorireed at lightning-rose.com
Mon Sep 29 16:46:28 MDT 2008

I've been assembling PCs since 1988 and the last time (admittedly that 
was a few years ago) I used an MSI and it was the first board I'd ever 
used that didn't suck.

As always, YMMV.


Steve A Hart wrote:
> I was just wondering if anyone can suggest a RedHat Ent5 or Ubuntu 
> compatible motherboard.  I'm going to be building a stand alone Linux 
> system to do some major image processing/number crunching using IDL and 
> ENVI.  I'm thinking about using an Intel Quad-core and having about 8GB 
> of memory so the board will have to be able to support that as well.
> I'm just hoping anyone here has some ideas because knowing my luck, I'll 
> pick the worst possible board in terms of compatibility!

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