[CentOS] HP MicroServer

Sun May 8 17:55:28 UTC 2011
Timothy Murphy <gayleard at eircom.net>

Ryan Wagoner wrote:

>> Except that I'd like to add a second ethernet port,
>> and am not sure where one can find a card that will fit this machine.
>> As far as I can see, it requires a half-height PCIe card,
>> which seems to be rather a rare animal.
>> (There doesn't seem to be a standard for the backplate.
> A number of cards come with a changeable plate to make them half
> height. Below are links to Intel desktop and server cards.
> http://www.newegg.com/Product/Product.aspx?Item=N82E16833106033
> http://www.newegg.com/Product/Product.aspx?Item=N82E16833106011
> http://www.newegg.com/Product/Product.aspx?Item=N82E16833106035

Thanks very much.
I'll look at those (even though I am beyond the reach of newegg).
I know some cards come with two plates,
but I've yet to discover how one identifies them.

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