Brian Hechinger's "low end" (was: Re: [geeks] NAT and Filtering on Solaris)
Peter L. Wargo
pwargo at basenji.com
Tue Apr 2 01:00:05 CST 2002
On Monday, April 1, 2002, at 10:01 PM, Brian Hechinger wrote:
> god dammit people, quotes for christ's sake. LOOK AT THE QUOTES!
dog dammit, look at the next line! :-)
>> Seriously, a U2 could be called "cheap" these days (going for 19K less
>> i have high standards. i wouldn't run any serious task on anything
>> less than
> an ultra2.
Define a "serious task". A few years back, a company I worked for ran
Lawson, and all their complex finance crap on a U1. Plenty fast.
I truly believe that 90% of CPU cycles out there are wasted anyhow. Not
that I'll be giving up my dual-CPU G4 anytime soon...
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