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Hell yes! [Jan. 2nd, 2001|09:40 pm]
Brad Fitzpatrick
[bradfitz@papag bradfitz]$ uname -a
Linux papag 2.4.0-prerelease #2 SMP Tue Jan 2 21:23:35 PST 2001 i686 unknown
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From: ahze
2001-01-02 10:13 pm (UTC)
you have smp on your personal box?
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[User Picture]From: bradfitz
2001-01-02 10:18 pm (UTC)

Re:

no, i accidentally built an SMP kernel. ;)
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[User Picture]From: visions
2001-01-02 10:26 pm (UTC)
hrm
shouldnt the servers be installed this week?
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[User Picture]From: bradfitz
2001-01-02 10:27 pm (UTC)

Re:

they should.

that's why I got to get this damn kernel upgrade done before thursday or friday. so far it's seeming pretty easy....

want to get reiserfs on there too, though.... never done that before.
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[User Picture]From: visions
2001-01-02 10:31 pm (UTC)
beware. reiserfs is not a happy match with linux.

alan (as in alan cox) hates reiser with a passion and therefore any updates will be slow to be incorporated.
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[User Picture]From: twistah
2001-01-02 11:23 pm (UTC)

FreeBSD?

Brad, have you considered FreeBSD instead? More robust as a server OS, easy install, easy configuration, more stable as a server, etc. I am just wondering; I choose it over Linux as a server OS.

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[User Picture]From: bradfitz
2001-01-02 11:25 pm (UTC)

Re: FreeBSD?

yeah, i'm actually kinda leaning towards that.... i haven't used freebsd since 2.2.6 ... old. i keep reading about how much ass it kicks, and jag and phunkgrrl both seem to love it....

i think we're going to install it and see how it goes.
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[User Picture]From: visions
2001-01-03 01:36 am (UTC)

Re: FreeBSD?

add me to the list that uses fbsd. also, you may want to look at things like openbsd if you chose to migrate to the bsd world... it is a definite competitor.

one issue you will obviously encounter is SMP support... or the lack thereof in obsd.
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