p4 mobo with only square 12v aux power connector

I would like to use a liteon atx server power supply which does not have the 2x2 square 12v aux power connector on it for the p4 mobo.
Does anyone have any experience using a readily available $3 patch cable which connects to 12v rectangular 4 pin lead and output 12v 2x2 connector to the aux on p4 mobo?
Any advise on safety or stability problems appreciated
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  1. Shouldn't be any problem. One generic power supply I used had one attached to a standard 4 pin lead. Several boards use standard plugs in place of the square connector so customers don't have to change power supplies.
  2. 12v is 12v, using an adapter, it's still 12v.

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