Linux web server?
gdaly at u.washington.edu
Tue May 16 09:50:12 PDT 2000
hmmm... chris does have a point - you have a lot of content, so maybe
throwing more ram and a faster disk at it might would be beneficial.
Today at 9:48am, Chris Hunter sent this nugget of wisdom:
|>From what little i've found about hardware limitations, if its *just* a web
|server (i.e. not running a mysql db also) the cpu is not a very limiting factor.
|You would probably do fine with a midrange pentium. You will want to throw a lot
|of ram at it though, and fast disk access is nice as well.
|On Tue, 16 May 2000, blas pedro uberuaga wrote:
|> Hi All,
|> I'm about to graduate from here and am thinking that the best option
|> for continuing my student web page is to get my own server set
|> up. I'm not too familiar, though, with what kind of hardware is
|> needed to get something working reliably and at a decent speed. My
|> page has a traffic load of about 3 GB per month now, but I'd like the
|> potentiality of 10 GB per month. Does anyone know of any site that
|> discusses what kind of hardware would be necessary?
|> Be glad of life because it gives you the chance to love and to work and to
|> play and to look up at the stars.
|> --Henry Van Dyke
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