Will Sabayon Linux 3.4a x86_64 work with this PC

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Will Sabayon Linux 3.4a x86_64 work with this PC

Post by amd_scp » Thu Aug 23, 2007 14:17

ok Here are the specs for my PC will sabayon Linux work with this.

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Number of processors	1
Number of cores	1 per processor
Number of threads	2 (max 2) per processor
Name	Intel Pentium 4 640
Code Name	Prescott
Specification	Intel(R) Pentium(R) 4 CPU 3.20GHz
Package	Socket 775 LGA
Family/Model/Stepping	F.4.3
Extended Family/Model	F.4
Core Stepping	N0
Technology	90 nm
Core Speed	3192.1 MHz
Multiplier x Bus speed	16.0 x 199.5 MHz
Rated Bus speed	798.0 MHz
Stock frequency	3200 MHz
Instruction sets	MMX, SSE, SSE2, SSE3, EM64T
L1 Data cache	16 KBytes, 8-way set associative, 64-byte line size
Trace cache	12 Kuops, 8-way set associative
L2 cache	2048 KBytes, 8-way set associative, 64-byte line size
Chipset & Memory	 
Northbridge	Intel i945G/GZ rev. A2
Southbridge	Intel 82801GB (ICH7) rev. 01
Graphic Interface	PCI-Express
PCI-E Link Width	x4
PCI-E Max Link Width	x16
Memory Type	DDR2
Memory Size	1024 MBytes
Memory Frequency	266.0 MHz (3:4)
CAS# Latency (tCL)	4.0 clocks
RAS# to CAS# (tRDC)	4 clocks
RAS# Precharge (tRP)	4 clocks
Cycle Time (tRAS)	12 clocks
Bank Cycle Time (tRC)	16 clocks
System Manufacturer	 
System Name	 
System S/N	 
Mainboard Vendor	Gigabyte Technology Co., Ltd.
Mainboard Model	8I945GZME-RH
BIOS Vendor	Award Software International, Inc.
BIOS Version	F6
BIOS Date	08/29/2006
Memory SPD	 
Module 1	DDR2, PC2-4300 (266 MHz), 512 MBytes, Kingston
Module 2	DDR2, PC2-4300 (266 MHz), 512 MBytes, unknown brand
I Have 3 hard Drives

1 Raid 2 Sata
Windows xp is installed on 1 SATA the RAID is used for datra storage.
I want To Install Sabayon on remaining SATA disk on FULL disk. Will this work?? I should tell that i had a boot loader prob with running Fedore (New Version) i Installed Fedora perfectly but when it came to restart and boot the boot loader woudnt start :( .

Can i be Sure That wont happen with Sabayon. PLease will this work side by side with my Xp ??? any advise is really appreciated. Thank You In advance! :) :)

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Re: Will Sabayon Linux 3.4a x86_64 work with this PC

Post by wolfden » Thu Aug 23, 2007 14:26

It will work side by side with any thing, just set up your dual boot, but SL should auto detect XP and set it up

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