[mythtv-users] OT: Hardware purchase question for eventual HD Mythtv system

Brad Fuller bradallenfuller at gmail.com
Thu May 21 23:07:32 UTC 2009

On Thu, May 21, 2009 at 3:59 PM, Brian Wood <beww at beww.org> wrote:

> Thermal compound may or may not be included with the CPU, but you will need
> some to mount the heatsink to the CPU. If it comes with a "pad" use good
> quality (silver bearing) compound instead, that CPU will run pretty hot.

In the last year or so AMDs that I've purchased had the thermal
compound on the CPU itself.

Brad Fuller

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