[rescue] Q: best OS for Netra X1

Sridhar Ayengar ploopster at gmail.com
Fri Mar 30 12:13:39 CDT 2007

Patrick Giagnocavo wrote:
> Any reason to put anything other than Solaris 10 on a Netra X1?
> I am not acquainted with the other OS choices for this kind of SPARC 
> hardware.
> Purpose: to hold 2 RAID1'ed 120GB drives for backup, and to handle 
> email.

I've set up some of these machines to act as NetBSD-based routers for 
some people.  The performance was excellent, even with some light server 
processes running on them as well.

And NetBSD might have more choices as to RAID hardware support.

Peace...  Sridhar

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