ooo sry, i didn't see that! i missed that page!
Make sure you dont break the RAID5 config though.but can i take out some of the harddrives...
Well theres the lets-put-all-my-movies-on-hdd as well as lets-record-me-playing-videogames-at-35MB/s-for-a-few-hourslol, yeh, that is near on 850Gb, even with DVD ripped movies on there thats gonna be hard to fill.
Well look it up (it's also referred to in my post)And what motherboard does that barebone have?
True indeed they are. It's not a lot of work to find retail versions for them so ill not bother updatingi think those cpu's are OEM so you might need some heatsinks
Due to the subjective nature of the original requirements and given the significant budget, it seemed fair (and would be the only thing to make the system balanced)good point, but that wasnt outlined in the original specification so it wasnt taken into account in that quote.
I use my PC for intense gaming, multi-tasking, and media junk.
are highly subjective terms.i want a media center...
1. You didnt say PCMarkWhy would you say? The video subsystem is not very special, we have people who have that already, but with 128GB of RAM and those Opterons I would think it'd be a little impressive, probably moreso on PCMark.