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Forum: GPU Computing 2020-08-05, 07:28
Replies: 309
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Posted By sdbardwick
With the described setup, IMO the most likely...

With the described setup, IMO the most likely points of failure are the 2 12V pins in the PSU. 2nd most likely is one of the adapters, just because adapters are almost always bad quality (bad...
Forum: GPU Computing 2020-08-04, 07:46
Replies: 309
Views: 18,630
Posted By sdbardwick
Keep those fire extinguishers handy. If you...

Keep those fire extinguishers handy.
If you keep the total power draw below 216W on the 12V lines, it might work, but it is right at the edge of the envelope. BTW, many (most?) PCI-E graphic cards,...
Forum: Hardware 2020-06-18, 12:53
Replies: 60
Views: 2,878
Posted By sdbardwick
My power adapter from same model NUC bought new...

My power adapter from same model NUC bought new in 2019 (hi-res for easy reading)
Forum: Hardware 2020-06-18, 12:25
Replies: 60
Views: 2,878
Posted By sdbardwick
Ernst, I'd be more likely to believe that the new...

Ernst, I'd be more likely to believe that the new power adapter is spoofing the power meter rather than wasting 16W at idle. The quest for efficiency in wall-warts (and regular PSUs as well) leads to...
Forum: Lounge 2020-06-12, 20:58
Replies: 10
Views: 329
Posted By sdbardwick
Author's school homepage:...

Author's school homepage: https://mae.ufl.edu/~uhk/ if somebody wants to start researching.
Forum: GPU Computing 2020-06-01, 13:34
Replies: 309
Views: 18,630
Posted By sdbardwick
I wouldn't replace the PSU unless more efficiency...

I wouldn't replace the PSU unless more efficiency is desired.
The Corsair RM850 is a quality PSU with honest ratings; 850W @ 50C ambient.
If the draw is 760W at the wall, the rig is pulling about...
Forum: Marin's Mersenne-aries 2020-05-26, 19:48
Replies: 26
Views: 2,949
Posted By sdbardwick
Not secret anyway :smile:

Not secret anyway

:smile:
Forum: Lounge 2020-05-21, 14:49
Replies: 3,923
Views: 234,222
Posted By sdbardwick
Square wheeled tricycle:...

Square wheeled tricycle: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=-t7xzjPz2SQ
Forum: GPU Computing 2020-04-28, 21:11
Replies: 309
Views: 18,630
Posted By sdbardwick
Before you drive yourself batty, please verify...

Before you drive yourself batty, please verify that your setup actually includes integrated video. I know the motherboard has ports, but they are (most likely) only there to route the signals from...
Forum: Hardware 2020-04-21, 21:21
Replies: 13
Views: 857
Posted By sdbardwick
Heh. Since we are making assumptions, I'd assume...

Heh. Since we are making assumptions, I'd assume that the slower box is misconfigured or has cpu thermal problems (bad HSF mounting or bad HSF).
Forum: Software 2020-04-17, 23:06
Replies: 14
Views: 1,626
Posted By sdbardwick
Thanks for following up! Current status of that...

Thanks for following up!
Current status of that box:
197 LL tests total
140 verified
1 known bad
56 awaiting double check.
Forum: Hardware 2020-04-17, 20:52
Replies: 21
Views: 1,177
Posted By sdbardwick
Or you could be really tricky and wire each...

Or you could be really tricky and wire each outlet of a duplex outlet to a different leg of the split phase, then combine them in a modified power cable. The power cable would have 2 plugs to the...
Forum: GPU Computing 2020-03-24, 23:26
Replies: 309
Views: 18,630
Posted By sdbardwick
Ernst, I'd double check if the Electric Magic...

Ernst, I'd double check if the Electric Magic frame will work with your motherboard. The frame says it is for MATX (micro ATX), while your board is larger regular ATX.

Might consider a mining...
Forum: Software 2020-03-23, 08:21
Replies: 14
Views: 1,626
Posted By sdbardwick
Drat! It will be interesting to see how...

Drat!
It will be interesting to see how (un)reliable that box turns out to be. Wonder if I can dig up the HDD for it to see the log files...
Forum: Lounge 2020-03-23, 03:59
Replies: 31
Views: 1,687
Posted By sdbardwick
It goes to...

It goes to https://productcentral.aol.com/products/my-privacy-identity-protection-by-aol-dark

I truncated the above url after the ? for posting here. It set a member number something called ncid
...
Forum: Lounge 2020-03-23, 02:51
Replies: 31
Views: 1,687
Posted By sdbardwick
None look legit on my hover equivalent (popup bar...

None look legit on my hover equivalent (popup bar at bottom of window), although "microsoft" comes close.
Forum: Lounge 2020-03-22, 21:44
Replies: 31
Views: 1,687
Posted By sdbardwick
aol.net has the same registry information as...

aol.net has the same registry information as aol.com :smile:

Might actually be legit, albeit stupid to use .net instead of .com.
Forum: Software 2020-03-20, 07:45
Replies: 14
Views: 1,626
Posted By sdbardwick
Wow, that was one of mine from ages ago! ...

Wow, that was one of mine from ages ago!

Hmm, the machine that did the first time test was very reliable and not overclocked. Interesting to see which one is correct.

You can't double check...
Forum: Lounge 2020-02-06, 03:47
Replies: 967
Views: 38,893
Posted By sdbardwick
Yes, your point is valid; had the original author...

Yes, your point is valid; had the original author stated something similar I wouldn't take issue. However, that validity is rather besides my point (which, I admit wasn't sufficiently explicit) that...
Forum: Lounge 2020-02-06, 02:16
Replies: 967
Views: 38,893
Posted By sdbardwick
Arrgh! Sloppy research really damages...

Arrgh! Sloppy research really damages credibility. Why throw in erroneous figures that aren't key to the central point?

As of 2018, US generates 27.5% of electricity from coal....
Forum: Software 2020-02-04, 16:59
Replies: 46
Views: 5,488
Posted By sdbardwick
12 cores per socket, perhaps?[Worker #1 Feb 4...

12 cores per socket, perhaps?[Worker #1 Feb 4 15:03] Timing 2048K FFT, 24 cores, 2 workers. Average times: 1.32, 1.23 ms. Total throughput: 1571.30 iter/sec.
Forum: PrimeNet 2020-01-24, 16:29
Replies: 11
Views: 1,676
Posted By sdbardwick
One of my boxes did the same after a Win 10...

One of my boxes did the same after a Win 10 in-place upgrade.
I now have a duplicate PC; with a creation date of the day the upgrade took place.(Edit: Sheesh, that's not what I meant :blush:)
the...
Forum: Hardware 2020-01-15, 10:24
Replies: 20
Views: 2,325
Posted By sdbardwick
Not the combination, just the processor. Yes, it...

Not the combination, just the processor. Yes, it is a non-hyperthreaded i7 (https://ark.intel.com/content/www/us/en/ark/products/186604/intel-core-i7-9700k-processor-12m-cache-up-to-4-90-ghz.html).
Forum: Information & Answers 2019-12-04, 22:17
Replies: 10
Views: 1,164
Posted By sdbardwick
IIRC, it is the old ASCII BELL (BEL) a.k.a....

IIRC, it is the old ASCII BELL (BEL) a.k.a. CTRL-G character.

Nowadays, the sound might be changed from the generic beep to something else. For example, in Windows, start a command prompt and echo...
Forum: Lounge 2019-07-23, 02:49
Replies: 1,454
RIP
Views: 91,369
Posted By sdbardwick
Christopher Columbus Kraft Jr....

Christopher Columbus Kraft Jr. (https://arstechnica.com/science/2019/07/christiopher-columbus-kraft-nasas-legendary-flight-director-has-died/)
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