Ok, I pull one of the Dell 5060 SFF machine out of the cluster
Install 10G network card in x 16 slot, boot Windows 10 , run hwinfo to capture the config.
hwinfo show PCI Express x16 Bus #1 detected Intel 82599 10 Gigabit network card
I have 4 x Dell 5060 Optiplex SFF with I5-8500 .
Each Dell have Intel P3605 1.6TB nvme SSD in the x16 slot ,
x4 slot have either 10g or 2.5g network card.
I would assumed network card would work in x16 slot
01:00.0 Non-Volatile memory controller: Intel Corporation PCIe Data Center SSD...
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My anecdotal evidence,
Oct-Dec 2021, purchased over 60 x 6TB SAS drives, form various ebay seller. similar to this deals price range.
Got 25 x Seagates 6TB SAS drives, rest are HGST 6TB SAS.
All HGST 6TB SAS passed 4 days of badblock tests.
out of 25 x Seagate drives had 7 failed drives...
Configure ME like you did in your post,
For testing , disable user consent , set user consent to none
Do not forget to Activate network access
download and install meshcommander , to test to see if Remote Desk top is working
MeshCommander 0.9.5 -...
I put the post #5 Lenovo M720q listing in my ebay watch list.
I have too many TMM machines already, didn't need another one.
Then few days later, the same ebay seller offer me $150 to buy it.
So I brought the same M720q for $150. It even came with PCIe riser, saved me few...
I brought these iStar chassis about 10years ago.
At the time, I did not know it was custom make to fit SuperMicro boards.
It uses SM flex 1u pws203 PS, front panel connectors plug into SM board without converter.
It has room for 80mm fans mounted on the left side...
Promox is very popular , specially in STH land.
Patrick use Proxmox to STH site as well as other stuff.
I moved away from ESXi to Proxmox many years ago.
Unraid is also good ,
I have a Unraid box with I5-9500 cpu for trancoding video
Truth, all my clients are direct play, no quicksync is...