Callisto

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callisto (3rd Generation)
File:Callisto.jpg
ASUS Z97-WS
CPU Intel i7-4790K
4x4.0GHz SMT2
GPU EVGA GeForce GTX 970
RAM 32GB
OS Windows 10
Disk 240GB Intel SSD 530
Built 2019-09-15
Role Gaming PC

callisto is a self-built x86 PC that has served in various roles over three major hardware iterations.

History

Build Generations

Callisto has seen numerous upgrades over its lifetime including two major rebuilds. Most upgrades were done with spare parts from other machines.

Second Generation

callisto (2nd Generation)
File:Callisto-2015.jpg
BIOSTAR A770E3
CPU AMD Phenom II 965 BE 2015-2019
4x3.4 GHz
AMD Athlon II 250 2011-2015
2x3.0GHz
GPU ATI Radeon 5870 2014-2019
NVIDIA GeForce GT430 2011-2014
RAM 8GB
OS Windows 10
Windows 8 2012-
OpenIndiana 2011-2012
Disk 240GB Intel SSD 530 ??-
250GB Sun OEM HDD 2012-??
200GB Seagate ATA HDD 2011-2012
Built 2011-09-29
Role Media PC
Gaming PC

First Generation

callisto (1st Generation)
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Foxconn NF4K8AB/RS
CPU AMD Athlon 64 3200+
2.2 GHz
GPU NVIDIA GeForce 7600GS
RAM 2.5GB
OS OpenIndiana 2011
Debian 5, Debian 6 2008-2011
Windows Server 2003 R2 2008
Disk 200GB Seagate ATA HDD
Built 2008-01-21
Role Chat server
Auxillary desktop

Role Summary

  • 2019- Gaming PC
  • 2011-2019 Media PC and occasional gaming PC
  • 2010-2011 Auxillary basement PC
  • 2009-2010 Auxillary desk PC
  • 2008-2009 Campus chat server

Details

  • 2019-09-15 Third generation build with displaced parts from umaru.
  • ?? Automatically upgraded to Windows 10.
  • ?? Replace hard disk with Intel SSD 530 240GB.
  • 2015-02-23 Upgrade CPU from Athlon II 250 to Phenom II 965 Black Edition.
  • 2014-12-05 Change case to NZXT H440 and GPU to Radeon 5870.
  • 2013-10-18 Update to Windows 8.1.
  • 2012-12-31 Install 250GB SATA HDD from inari and Windows 8.
  • 2012-11-16 Becomes first machine to move to new location.
  • 2012-06-23 Return to Room 102.
  • 2012-06-21 Reinstall OpenIndiana on other 200GB ATA HDD.
  • 2012-06-20 One 200GB ATA HDD determined to be cause of system unresponsiveness.
  • 2012-06-15 System noticed to intermittently become unresponsive.
  • 2011-09-29 Second generation build.
  • 2011-09-27 Order parts for second generation build.
  • 2011-09-26 Add Murphy's 2TB media drive (ext2 format...).
  • 2011-09-24 Move to Room 102 as media PC.
  • 2011-06-09 Install FreeBSD 8.2 and OpenIndiana dev-il for evaluation.
  • 2009-10-26 Upgrade from Debian 5 (lenny) to Debian 6 (squeeze).
  • 2008-09-22 Upgrade RAM from 512MB to 2.5GB.
  • 2008-08-20 Add leftover 200GB ATA hard disks from ganymede and change OS to Debian 4.
  • 2008-01-21 Boots with new motherboard and power supply. Install Windows Server 2003.
  • 2008-01-18 Moved parts to campus in hopes of building a chat server.
  • 2007-07-?? Does not boot with available parts; project put on hold.
  • 2007-06-19 Begin ordering parts.