[mythtv-users] Fanless, not only quiet

Jay R. Ashworth jra at baylink.com
Fri Oct 5 19:56:17 UTC 2007

On Fri, Oct 05, 2007 at 03:07:28PM -0400, John Drescher wrote:
> As for this site. That is good advice about the motherboard fan
> (replacing it with a large heatsink) although unless you are
> overclocking 99% of the time you can just unplug it and you will be
> fine. I know this because at work (over the last few years) dozens of
> these little fans have failed without me knowing and systems have not
> had any problems at all.

You're a lucky guy.  I've had 3 or 4 clients lose CPUs due to
fan-failure burndown.

-- jra
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