[mythtv-users] MB for combined FE/BE: MSI 785GTM-E45
Christopher X. Candreva
chris at westnet.com
Sat Mar 19 00:26:17 UTC 2011
On Fri, 18 Mar 2011, Christopher X. Candreva wrote:
> Short question: Any downsides to using an MSI 785GTM-E45 as a combined FE/BE
> for Myth ?
> Long Story: I'm building a combined FE/BE for someone. After specing and
> ordering what I thought was a really nice machine, I find I now have an ATX
> motherboard and a Micro-ATX case. DOH!
> So, to avoid RMAing the memory and CPU too, I'm looking for a micro-atx
> board to use my AMD Athlon II X2 255 and 2 2gig sticks of DDR2 1066
> I have always used Nvidia video, but the only AMD micro-atx boards I see
> with Nvidio video only have VGA connectors, no HDMI/DVI. Double DOH !
> Which leaves me with Radeon boards I know nothing about.
> So any comments on this board and/or alternate suugestions would be welcome.
In the interestes of not making more stupid mistakes, this is the case
Chris Candreva -- chris at westnet.com -- (914) 948-3162
WestNet Internet Services of Westchester
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