[rescue] hello again, and hardware available

Mauricio Tavares raubvogel at gmail.com
Fri Jan 16 08:10:33 CST 2015

On Thu, Jan 15, 2015 at 10:26 PM, Phil Stracchino <phils at caerllewys.net> wrote:
> On 01/15/15 20:01, Mouse wrote:
>>> Hey folks, long time no see.  [...]
>> Welcome back!
>>> So, I have a problem.  I have two Sun Fire 6800 systems [...]
>> I just did a little digging for specs.  Sounds like a sweet system, but
>> one I no way in hell have the resources to house, either at present or
>> in the foreseeable future.  Which is a pity, because it really does
>> sound attractive; I've been happy with the SunFires I have (a V20z and
>> an X4100) - or at least as happy as I can expect for x86-based
>> machines.  But a half-ton of rack that eats some six KVA is well beyond
>> both what I can handle now and what I expect to be able to handle
>> anytime soon.
> Yeah, I could rearrange my racks to make room, but I don't have the
> power available to even boot it.
      Put them  on the bottom as ballast. You know, in case of hurricanes
> --
>   Phil Stracchino
>   Babylon Communications
>   phils at caerllewys.net
>   phil at co.ordinate.org
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