2002 ARTICLE SUMMARIES
Last updated: 12/2/2002
12/2 If you really want to soup-up a computer, get
a Western Digital Special Edition
Caviar hard disk drive with an eight MByte buffer--reasonably priced
and lightning fast!
10/3 The Abit KX7-333/KX7-333R
DDR Athlon motherboard implements an
incremental increase in motherboard technology with the VIA KT333 chipset
and DDR2700 (333 MHz) memory. Is
it faster than its predecessor? This review also includes benchmarks
of the Western Digital WD800 Special Edition ATA/100 hard disk drive with
8 MBytes of disk cache' in normal and RAID configurations. The box
the drive comes in says, "LIGHTNING FAST." Is it? Click
here to find out.
Hat Linux Clean Install - The Whole Enchilada. This is my detailed(!)
step-by-step, clean install and testing of Red Linux 7.3, including telnet,
wu-FTP, Samba, Apache, a virtual web server, Perl, PHP, MySQL, and the
lines from the various configuration and test files. I hope these notes
will save some people some grief.
to Network Red Hat Linux and Microsoft Windows will
show you step-by-step how to setup a computer running Red Hat Linux version
7.3 in a network with computers running various versions of Microsoft Windows.
7/30 If you are looking for a large, but not overbearing
ATX computer case and power supply for a high-end PC or small business file
server, Antec's SX830 and
SX840 Performance Series Workstation Cases are good choices.
7/17 Ways to Copy
the Contents of One Hard Disk to Another will show you how to
configure your old and new hard disk drives and describe four methods
used to copy the contents of the old one to the new one.
2/5 I have learned a few lessons the hard way over
the many years I have been working on computers and a few of them have been
very expensive. Some of the most important ones are presented in Rules
for Working With Hard Disk Drives and Safeguarding Data.
1/14 The EpoX 8KHA+
Athlon Motherboard. How much
have AMD-based computers changed since the Socket 7 and what can one expect
by upgrading to the 8KHA+? Besides reviewing the 8KHA+, this
article will attempt to answer that question. Click
here to read more...