Originally Posted by W1zzard
is there anything else except for doom that does show artifacts? i'm asking because it seems that the x800 artifact detection would benefit from different shader code, so i know where to look
Yes. At a safe core speed, "find max mem" found 546 Mhz stable after running for 30 minutes. However, at this RAM speed, 3dmark "blue screens", and even at a much lower 475 Mhz, I get triangular artifacts in the nature test of 3dmark03. I found that they go away at 470.
P4 Northwood at 3.8 Ghz, watercooled CPU, GPU and northbridge, Abit IC-7, 1 GB DDR 466, X800 pro modded to XT (16 pipes, 590 Mhz core, crappy 475 Mhz RAM), 30 GB Quantum 7200 rpm HDD, 80 GB Maxtor 7200 rpm HDD, 17'' Iiyama AS4315UT LCD monitor, plus the usual small stuff.