EV1 Servers makes me sick

Larry Rosenman ler at lerctr.org
Mon Oct 2 11:53:00 PDT 2006

Colin Percival wrote:
> Eduardo Meyer wrote:
>> "if your server is re-imaged with 6.0 vs the 5.4 version currently
>> installed we will not be able to support this. We have found that the
>> versions after 5.4 are inherantly unstable. Please let us know what
>> course of action you would like to take."
> EV1Servers has never been a major supporter of FreeBSD -- back when
> they were RackShack, it took a petition of several hundred people
> before they started offering FreeBSD at all.  
> I wonder if they'll start offering more recent FreeBSD releases next
> month after FreeBSD 5.4 becomes unsupported... 
I know I was able to request (from ThePlanet, which merged with EV1) a
FreeBSD-6.1 system,
 and they didn't give me the "unsupported" line.

(this was within the last month for one of my clients).


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