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    IPMI fan speed control on HP DL 360 Ger 7

    Good morning guys, I own an HP DL360 G7 server and realized that the fans are running in high rotation, even without any intensive processing in progress. I tried to control the speed by ILO 3 in version 1.9.4, but was not successful. Recently, I saw some people managing to control this issue...
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    Dell Poweredge R620's - 16/20 Cores - 64/128gb RAM - $200

    I am just really starting my HomeLab and wanted to get something that actually supports virtualization (all of the old HP DL3xx G4's that I have are too old to support virtualization) so I went exploring and I found some good deals. I bought one of these myself and wanted to share: I opted for...
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    Intel S2600WTTR not supporting my 2x E52696 v4 processors

    I just got 3 x S2600WTT motherboards with 2x E5-2696 V4 each. I just build one of them and no video output or boot, I then placed my old E5-2650 V3 processors and it does boot and I have video signal, I updated to Bios Latest Version (1.01.3029) that seems to add Processors compatibility also...
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    [SOLVED] Trouble Establishing Inbound Connections to qBittorrent over OpenVPN

    Hi everyone, I'm trying to establish a private torrenting setup using qBittorrent on my local whitebox server machine using Ubuntu 22.04 called seedbox-server and a Virtual Private Server (VPS) as a VPN using Ubuntu 22.04 and OpenVPN (I used GitHub - Nyr/openvpn-install: OpenVPN road warrior...
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    GPU Server Build for ~$50k

    Hello everyone, I am constructing a multi-GPU server for a small lab and am looking for good suggestions for vendors and specific chassis models. There are a few constraints that we are under: 1) We are limited on price, and therefore purchasing equipment completely decked out is not...
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    Help needed to set up a WebRTC media server on a physical server

    Hello everyone, I am new to physical servers and would appreciate your help in setting up a WebRTC media server on a Dell Poweredge R730 server that I recently purchased on Ebay. I am planning to use this server as a lab server to build my POC. Here are my requirements: I need to run a...
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    Please help me pick a server or MB with lots of PCI-E.

    I would like to set up a server for AI/inference. Already have some GPUs. An RX580 and a P40. I couldn't get the P40 running in any of my other systems due to incompatibility. I will eventually get more GPU as my budget allows. They will be high vram GPUs like more P40s or 3090, etc. I was set...
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    Asrock B550m and LSI card capbality

    Good morning, I am building my new server and having issues with my LSI card. Not sure but my drivers are not showing up. Thinking I have done something wrong or the LSI card is not working: Specs: - Asrock b550m Steel Legend -AMD Ryzen 7 3700x -G.Skill 3200 ddr4 -Silverstone sst-SX500 PSU...
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    [FS][US-TN] CPUs, RAM, SSDs, Networking, Servers, etc.

    I posted this on r/homelabsales and figured I'd throw it here as well. I recently decom'd some gear and am unloading what I can to fund the Dell MX7000 lab project. Prices shown below are negotiable and shipping to the lower 48 states is dependent on the category of item, as detailed below...
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    Replacement for old HP Microserver Gen 8 (Proxmox)

    Hello together, I am looking for a replacement for my HP Microserver Gen 8 as it is now maxed out with 16GB RAM. My problem: My 19" rack is only a maximum of 32cm deep, so the case may not be deeper. Currently, the HP Microserver Gen 8 is running Proxmox with three virtual machines...
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    Help me choose motherboard for NAS

    Hi, I am building a NAS server that will run TrueNAS Scale. I have 3x Ironwolf 8 TB HDD that will be set in RAID Z1 with some additional caching SSDs. And now the question. I need a motherboard for 9100F that will have 6xSATA ports, 2xM.2, support for ECC RAM (I will have 32Gb at the beginning)...
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    EU I search for a Asus Z10pa u8

    Hello, if someone has an z10pa u8 i would buy it, i would take the 10g-2s as well if someone has this Note: i life in germany and i am 16yr old and search for it since i am 15 xdd, soooo please did someone have this and would sell it to me, Have a great christmas day!
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    US - WTB: DDR4 ECC - 2666 or better 32GB dimms

    Looking for 1-2TB+ of 32GB DRR4 ECC 2666 or better. DM what you got and prices. Please have 128gb or more available, bulk if possible. Shipping to Michigan - 49002 zip.
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    HP Reliant DL360p G7 - I'm building my first server and it's so different than building a PC :O [HELP!]

    Hi, I watched a bunch of videos on YT how to get an old enterprise server and make it work as home media device or a home server, the things are pretty cheap, but I'm also a pretty poor student, so I'd rather not experiment with parts that might not work. I'm planning to go with DebianEdu or...
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    FS (PA, US): Lenovo workstation servers (D30, S30) with tons of RAM

    Lenovo Thinkstation D30: 2x E5-2603 $300 + RAM + shipping Lenovo Thinkstation S30: 1x Xeon E5-1620 $100 + RAM + shipping Working well, just don't need this kind of capacity at home any more. Amazing home servers--load them up with RAM and SSDs to your heart's content. I have gobs of 16GB...
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    Downgraded PCIE lane speed/width?

    Hi, So I have been looking at how much lanes each of my pcie cards were using and saw something I am not sure about. I have 3 cards in my server. 1 Quadro P400 , a LSI 9201-8i and a Realtek 2.5gb/s nic with 2 ports. My cpu is a Ryzen 5 2600 which has 20 pcie lanes. My worries is that when...
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    [US][US-CA] Gigabyte AMD Epyc server and some other networking stuff.

    Hi all! I am selling my home lab server. GIGABYTE R272-Z30 AMD Epyc 7313p 16 Core CPU 128GB ECC Registered RAM Adaptec 4 port SAS Raid Controller 1TB Crucial SSD NO OS (or I can install Linux if you prefer). $3,500 I also have a Ubiquity UDM Pro for sale, it's less than a year old...
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    Looking for a CPU + Mobo combo for a home lab

    Hi Guys, I am looking for a mobo + CPU combination for my home lab. Currently, I have 2x monster ESXi servers, each with 256GB RAM and 12+ cores. I'd like to replace that with a small cluster of 3x (or more) ESXi hosts so that if there is a power outage I can shut down all of the non-essential...
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    EU [FS] SAS SATA NVMe SSDs, Servers, FC storages Promise VTRAK , Drobo

    Selling out my lab. Even thougn Apple XSAN died long ago until now I used it successfully with this setup. HPE SAS 12G 15.36TB(aka Samsung PM1643) 6x 1500€ have HPE caddies, firmware HPD8, 512B Huawei SAS 12G 7.68TB 12x 700€ 512B Samsung SATA 6G 845DC PRO 8x 150€ 10TBW 5Y Dell SATA 6G...
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    FS: Lenovo P620 Workstation :: Threadripper Pro :: 32 cores :: like new $4600

    This was acquired for a project that ended up going in a different direction and therefore has been powered off and hardly used. I'm not sure if there's a way to determine the power-on hours usage but my guess it is under 80 hours. This is like new and comes with the original box. The EVGA Titan...