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Re: diskless box: fanless too ?

On Mon, 3 May 1999, G. Crimp wrote:

> Does anyone know if the same is possible in the ix86 architechture ?  I know
> I could set him up with a diskless box booting off a server in another room,
> but could that diskless box also have a fanless powersupply ?  I figure the
> cpu would still need its fan.  Anyone think that the absence of a fan in a
> diskless box would cause heating problems ??

Not sure about ix86 but a netwinder might work ... they draw only 15
watts. I would think that even if they have a fan, it could be
disconnected. Would be interesting getting to to boot over the net but
should't be impossible.

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