• Yokemate of Keyboards
    Yokemate of Keyboards
    Posts: 12023 from 2003/5/22
    From: Germany
    > I tried a pciex16 video card in pciex1 slot via a pciex1 to pciex16 adapter
    > but the X5000 would not boot any of the combinations that I tried.

    Thanks for the info.

    > Primary Card in pcix16 slot X5000 would not boot even with just the adapter
    > and no video card attached with the primary card in the pciex16 slot.

    That's strange as such adapter should be just a dumb extension of the x1 connector (and the other lanes electrically dead or not even there).
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