Archives for posts tagged ‘fan’

Passive is quiet

Today I just powered up my new Intel D525MW atom board. The thing about the D410PT/D510MO and D425KT/D525MW boards is they are completely passive. If I read things right, you might actually be able to get away with complete passive cooling. I didn’t bring a SATA drive with me today so, zero fans, zero hard [...]

uptime silliness

A while ago I was upset that DNS queries seemed to be taking a long time at home. I was using an older Solaris bundled version of Bind. I had read there was an issue that could cause slow response times, and things seemed slow, but I’m a Comcast customer and things often seem slow. [...]