Last year I was forced to change the MB in one of my boxes to an A2SDi-4C-HLN4F, it was basically plug n' play.
The box is only used to receive backups (time machine and a copy of my borgbackup from another server), which means that there is no reason for the harddrives to spin 24/7, and...
My Asus board died and was replaced by a Super Micro board, which mean that I have no use for this. I am not 100% that it works as the Asus board died due to a short circuit in the PSU.
It has been updated to the lates FW to be able to cope with Java8.
I'll ship for free within EU.
To save a bit of money (reuse of cpu) I decided to to got for an E3C236D2I for my downscale nas box (fewer bigger drives).
And now need to decide about the NVMe - the MB can only take an M.2. 2230 and that limits the selection a "bit". But I've seen that one can get converter...
I think there has been enough talk about the Java8 support - or lack of. Supermicro has been nice enough to implement the HTML5/iKVM in their latest firmware, unfortunately it looks like they are the only ones (I don't know about the vendors like HP, and such).
But ASRock and ASUS are still...
From The Register: 'Kernel memory leaking' Intel processor design flaw forces Linux, Windows redesign
A fundamental design flaw in Intel's processor chips has forced a significant redesign of the Linux and Windows kernels to defang the chip-level security bug. ......
This might have been mentioned before, but I am not able to login (Using the Log in | ServeTheHome and ServeThe.Biz Forums link) when I have Ghostery enabled.
Pausing Ghostery brings up the login pop-up.
Which "cookie" should be allowed to be able to login?