[CentOS] Anybody ever done 6 monitors on one server before? :)
loony at loonybin.org
Thu May 4 21:01:39 UTC 2006
On Thursday 04 May 2006 16:59, Benjamin J. Weiss wrote:
> My boss wants to put together a Network Operations Center, with a
> network monitoring server as the centerpiece. He wants that server to
> have 6 monitors: 4 for network monitoring tools (rrdtool, etc) and two
> for running commands and the like (ping, traceroute, etc).
> I know that with the right video card(s) you can have two monitors, but
> has anybody had 6?
Get an SLI maonboard board and two nvidia graphics cards. That's 4 monitors
right there. Then grab yourself a PCI board for the other two outputs...
That's what I did here - works great with the closed source nvidia drivers.
We tried with the open source Nvidia drivers and ATI cards - all fell short
in one way or another.
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