Category: buses

Bad DVI Cable Causes Red Dots

I'd been having a chronic problem of shimmering red dots appearing on my LCD screen every time I tried to use a DVI cable instead of a VGA cable.  The ...

SATA II Drives And Old Motherboards

An old Biostar motherboard I am using for my Mythtv backend has two SATA connectors, but they are only compatible with the 1.0 spec.  OK, so the drive ...

Getting USB Working in VirtualBox Under Ubuntu Hardy Heron

Thanks to defcon at the Ubuntu Unleashed blog for his instructions for getting USB working in Virtual Box. Link to instructions page ...

ASUS P5Q SE2 Serial Connector Pinout

I had to search a while to find this pinout, so I might as well post it so someone else can find it --  although I have a feeling that I'll be the one ...