[rescue] Ultra 1 newbie q'ns
magnus at yonderway.com
Mon Dec 25 11:22:05 CST 2006
Steve Sandau wrote:
> One of my U1s is doing a great job of webserver/mail server running
> OpenBSD. I have been very pleased with OBSD's performance on older
> hardware of various types. including my SS5 and SS4 firewall/VPN boxes.
> And now I have used OBSD for desktop usage (with XFCE) utilizing
> packages and ports.
I concur; OpenBSD is an excellent choice for some of these machines.
They still don't support multiprocessor on sparc architecture yet but
for something like the Ultra 1 it should work just fine.
Though using the ports tree is an exercise for the extremely patient on
these machines. :)
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