[rescue] Amiga videos online for your enjoyment
pat at computer-refuge.org
Wed May 23 20:54:46 CDT 2007
On Wednesday 23 May 2007 20:26, Steve Sandau wrote:
> >> Man, you can't use Sun's to benchmark *anything*. Even a
> >> $150K-$200K Sun feels slow at things like... booting, installing,
> >> patching compared to say... Pentium III systems.
> >> They DO! Admit it! I dunno what it is, but Sun systems are mega
> >> slow in some regards.
> > True, but that is due to the fact that with Sun Systems you get
> > diagnostics that actually say something useful ... it's just that
> > sun systems are build to a different requirement they are mostly
> > build to run the same applications for years on end without being
> > shutdown at all.
> Hearty agreement on the diags. I have had Suns tell me that the memory
> in a specific slot is bad. Never seen that on any PeeCee.
Pretty much any modern PC server should be able to do this, via IPMI.
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