I need a freebsd 5.3 desktop server; recommendations?
dan.bikle at gmail.com
Sat Jun 17 18:29:38 UTC 2006
Thanks this is good info.
I'll be using this server for development of a Ruby on Rails.
Currently I do development on a Mac.
My production server is running freeBSD 5.3
I want a development environment which is closer to production
than my Mac is.
On 6/17/06, Anish Mistry <amistry at am-productions.biz> wrote:
> On Saturday 17 June 2006 13:50, Dan Bikle wrote:
> > Hi,
> > I need a freebsd 5.3 desktop server.
> You probably don't want 5.3 as it will be EOL'd in a few months. For
> any new installs you should be using 6.1.
> > Do you have any recommendations for some vendors?
> > I could go buy some commodity hardware and do the install myself
> > but I seem to have bad luck with hands-on type tasks.
> > I'm not picky about CPU; Intel or AMD is fine.
> > Anything over 1.5 GHZ should do it.
> > RAM?
> > I guess 1GB would be good enough.
> > Disk?
> > A couple of 80GB drives would work.
> What is this system going to be doing?
> Anish Mistry
> amistry at am-productions.biz
> AM Productions http://am-productions.biz/
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