[nycbug-talk] Lab environment
ike at lesmuug.org
Tue May 25 05:40:06 EDT 2004
On May 20, 2004, at 10:20 PM, Mikel King wrote:
> Well I had thought of that as well, and thought it might be nice to do
> side by side comparisons and keep the hardware as similar as possible.
> I will attempt aquiring the workstations next week when I visit said
> client. I think they would make a good test bed because they are
> absolutely identical down to the screws...;-) Well ok some harddisks
> have changed over the years but vid, mlb, nic ram cpu their identical.
> they are pII450's as I recall. Would MAC G3 be close to that in
> performance, because I have one of those as well. Sorry only running @
> 100bt. But I think that would be representative of most sites, well
> the average ones anyway.
I LOVE this. slow rigs == molasses (and fun to watch) results.
Noteworthy though, with regard to the Mac, there is a definate line
which is drawn for contemporary Darwin/OSX/OSXServer installs, and a
PPC machine which would be comparable to a pII450 I don't believe will
which brings me back to this thought:
On May 25, 2004, at 5:26 AM, Isaac Levy wrote:
> I only bring this up because the threads that started this whole
> thing, dove madly into NFS vs. AFP...
> At this moment, the list of protocols is over here:
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