LFS on PII 233 with no fan in heatsink

Rainer Peter Feller rainer at maren.desy.de
Mon Feb 3 01:35:28 PST 2003

On Sun, 2 Feb 2003, Florian teply wrote:

> I myself wouldn´t say these Processors don´t need fans. It´s all about
> the way of cooling the CPU.
> You should take a look inside the case (the Dell one) and you´ll see
> that the heatsink of the processor gets an airblow from the power
> supply. So you shouldn´t break this cooling system up by placing board
> an Processor into another case without adding a fan. I just grilled some
> Pentium 75 this way...
> HTH Florian

*sigh* where are the time when CPUs didn't even need passive cooling ?

CUH Rainer Peter Feller

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