Originally Posted by Taeric
You should have no trouble keeping it at 60Â°C overnight. It's not necessarily the best idea to run a C2D that hot 24/7 for an extended period of time (pre-G0s, that is) as 55Â°C max. is recommended for long term overclocking. Still, for the period of time that you're talking about, there should be no adverse effects to your gear.
Would you happen to know the safe limits of an X2 opteron 175...
...would a 24/7 OC with load temps @ 49-51ish threaten the chips longevity seriously?
I think the juncture point is 65*C ???