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[chat] Who be powerful?
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- Subject: [chat] Who be powerful?
- From: Jeff Waugh <jdub@xxxxxxxxxxx>
- Date: Fri Oct 19 13:07:02 2001
- Reply-by: Mon Oct 22 13:05:51 EST 2001
- User-agent: Mutt/1.3.23i
> Linux boxes more powerful than the previous Sun boxes?
> Unless they were running Excite@home on Ultra5's, I find this seriously
> hard to believe!
I was running my high availability, business critical, fully redundant
network on two Sun(tm) SparcStation 10's. After the recommended upgrade to
Linux (dual P3-800, 1GB RAM, hardware RAID), the performance increase was
Down with the beautifully designed blue and grey, long live the beige!
LONG LIVE THE BEIGE!
"Debian is not as minor as many business end people think." - Alan Cox