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LWN.net Weekly Edition for May 23, 2013
An "enum" for Python 3
An unexpected perf feature
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A look at the PyPy 2.0 release
Atom 330 dual core, Drop in a 2GB DDR2 stick for $30, and pick a case:
They even have a few NAS-style cases ;)
I dig this one myself:
I could only see purchasing an E2 if I was REALLY dead set on a 100x100mm VESA mount...
Aleutia E2: low power to the people
Posted Feb 5, 2009 6:16 UTC (Thu) by roelofs (guest, #2599)
Yabbut...for some of us, "no moving parts" is a very nice feature. Intel isn't anywhere close to that--the CPU requires a fan, and I'm guessing the ATX power supply does, too. (The "NAS-style case" you point at appears to have two case fans in the front.) At only 30+W, it's not bad (and the features are indeed nice), but it's still four times as much power as the E2.
d945gclf2-based system with no moving parts
Posted Feb 16, 2009 12:28 UTC (Mon) by aleutia (guest, #56538)
Posted Feb 5, 2009 18:44 UTC (Thu) by ianburrell (subscriber, #47313)
Posted Feb 7, 2009 19:50 UTC (Sat) by giraffedata (subscriber, #1954)
I mean, I know it's small and VESA mountable, but... yeesh.
An Intel D945GCLF2 'Little Falls 2' board is only $96 at LogicSupply:
OK, adding up all the parts and labor for this alternative, I get over $300, and that doesn't count the warranty and presumably uses a lot more electricity.
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