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Old 18th February, 2010, 12:08 PM
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Originally Posted by Áedán View Post
The irony of the blink codes, is that for them to show, the CPU has to be working enough. The BIOS is executed on the CPU, so no CPU -> no checks.
I haven't got around to clean it and reseating the CPU so I do have a bit of hope that somehow it will come back to life! TY Áedán
I've heard that linux community came up with better implemented security in it's latest Linux Mint Gold version, it's actually preventing the user to log in, thus posing 0 risk in contamining the computer with malware! Well done to the open source community!

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