I admit it … I like Clovertown

I have a desktop box here, 8 cores, 8 GB ram, using it for some development and testing.

This is a nice box. Not expensive. Linux on it (OpenSuSE 10.2), and some disk (900GB). All it needs is a good graphics card and it is an awesome workstation. The graphics card I am using now is the motherboard adapter based unit.

It is sweet to be doing compiles and simply type “make -j8” and have this puppy crank.

I like it. Good job Intel, good job.

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