The tables have certainly turned in the other direction now, but AMD still makes very affordable processors which are ideal for mainstream PC and gaming demands. This motherboard has almost everything a person needs, except perhaps a Port 80 card which would have been a nice added touch. The actual module you need is called t3sas. Originally Posted by viron. To get the source you’ll need to select “Other” as the operating system.

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I’ll try again later this evening and see if it’s back up again. BB code is On.

You are currently viewing LQ as a guest. Successful kubuntu installation with latest kernel 2. To get the source you’ll need to select “Other” as the operating system. I started by getting the driver compiled on a supported kernel 2.

Promise RAID controller setup. Perhaps you’ll be able to resolve this in future updates to the source. There’s an interesting back story behind the wide adoption of polymer capacitors on higher end motherboards, if you have time read this PCSTATS article It’s actually a rather complicated story revolving around industry espionage Linux – Hardware This forum is for Hardware issues.


Page 1 of 3. I tried all of the above.

MSI K9A2 Platinum – motherboard – ATX – Socket AM2+ – AMD 790FX Series

Phenom argument for another article like this. As always, it’s important to remember that if water cooling is used here, you have to point a fan in the direction of these passive heatsinks or the chipsets will not be adequately cooled.

Want to know if that peripheral is compatible with Linux? I have a 32bit Ubuntu machine I can build it on to test. So I took baby steps in getting to 2. rai

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About Us Employment Privacy Policy. On that note I have to say that I feel rather sorry for those new to Linux coming here for answers. I found a really good post on another site on how to do this.

Find More Posts by viron. Give me a little time and I’ll have it. The changes amounted to the following: No drivers to use it. These are the same type of capacitors mostly found on videocards, and being a solid device they don’t leak or burst years down the road. Are you new to LinuxQuestions.


I am now installing using the ubuntu alternate k9a.

If the philosophy here is to research the problem yourself, then why come here at all? MSI includes rid much everything you’ll need to take advantage of the onboard peripherals in the box. Click Here to receive this Complete Guide absolutely free.

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Then before rebooting I have to VT back and regenerate the initrd. As of now it’s disabled. JPG shows your chip.

AMD’s FX chipset is capped with distinctive round finned heatsink wrapped with heatpipes. Find More Posts by archtoad6.