[rescue] re: q re: E4000, 5GB RAM etc.

James Jacocks jjacocks at mac.com
Sat Feb 21 09:35:18 CST 2004

On Feb 21, 2004, at 4:25 AM, Patrick wrote:
> I was having a look at some of the stuff sold by AnySystem and they
> seem to have some 8x250Mhz, 5GB RAM systems...
> Can you run standard Sol8 or Sol9 on these?
> Do you have to do anything to deal with > 4GB RAM?
> They seem to be power hogs, but aside from that, buying one of these
> might make sense, since the web application I host for folks uses
> about 50MB or more per host.  With 5GB RAM, I could host at least 100
> on a single server...
> --Patrick

I have an E4500, myself.  They do indeed run standard Solaris, and 
require no special treatment with large amounts of memory.

As a side note, I do not think that they are ugly in a any way. ;-)

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