[rescue] best OS for SPARCserver 10
mcguire at neurotica.com
Fri Sep 12 09:41:45 CDT 2003
On Friday, September 12, 2003, at 03:06 AM, Kay wrote:
> why NOT solaris8 or 9?
Too slow and fat for that hardware. At least when compared with a
> i got it loaded and have been using Solaris 8 on my LX (which is the
> firewall with a 2 QE's installed and 128 megs of ram and my SS20 with
> sm71's ...
> rock SOLID and reliable ... never a burp... uptimes in the 450 day
> range ...
I'm sure it's wonderful. It's just that it'd be twice as fast
running a BSD.
Don't get me wrong, I'm a BIG Solaris fan now (and anyone who's known
me for a few years knows what a big deal it is for me to say
that!)...but on 4c and 4m hardware, a BSD can't be beat.
Dave McGuire "You don't have Vaseline in Canada?"
St. Petersburg, FL -Bill Bradford
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