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CPU's and motherboards?

I have a friend that built himself a new AMD machine ( MP 1800 I believe), 
and he installed Gentoo linux with no problems.  I guess that the only 
issues you may have would be depending on what other hardware you have 
installed in the machine.


>From: David Kramer <david at>
>To: BLU Boston Linux Unix group <discuss at>
>Subject: CPU's and motherboards?
>Date: Sat, 11 May 2002 23:17:55 -0400 (EDT)
>As I said in a separate email, I'm looking to build a new, fairly high-end
>x86 box.  Has anyone heard of any problems with Linux and recent
>motherboards or CPUs?
>Likewise, it's been a while since I've researched these things.  Any
>recommendations on chip and motherboard review sites, or anecdotal info?
>DDDD   David Kramer         david at       
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