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Should I do 2 X5680s on an SR-2 or 4 Opteron 6174s in a 2U server?
I can do the Xeon rig about $1K cheaper, but I have no idea how to pull off the overclock I'd need.

I want -bigadv with 10 minute frame times, its been done on both of these systems. Reference this chart: http://foldingforum.org/viewtopic.ph...tart=0#p145568

It seems like the 6174 system would take the top spot on that chart.
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8min flat on 4x 6166's

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is this gonna strictly be dedi folding ?

if so, i mean its pretty dope saying you have 4 CPUs and 48 cores haha.
    
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Yup, nothing but folding. Just chips, ram, and an ssd. Win 2008 R2 Enterprise
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8min flat on 4x 6166's

Is this on a server board or is it OC'ed?
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Win 2008 R2 Enterprise
linux is the way to go..
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linux is the way to go..
I'm working on my Linux+ cert and I do not want to use any Linux os daily. It's really not my thing.
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I guess one other thing I'm worried about is if bigadvs are ever cancelled I'll be up a creek with an $8K anchor.
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Quote:
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I'm working on my Linux+ cert and I do not want to use any Linux os daily. It's really not my thing.
If it's a dedicated Folder, PPD is paramount. And Linux really is the only option in that situation.

You'd only need to set it and leave it though; no need to be using it on a daily basis.

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I guess one other thing I'm worried about is if bigadvs are ever cancelled I'll be up a creek with an $8K anchor.
I can't see -bigadv WUs being cancelled. All that could happen is they force the restriction to 8 cores or more, and you've got that anyway.
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post #10 of 12
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So you think I should take my x4 + 4GPU rig linux?

I don't use it, and I won't be using this either.
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