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What speed is your slowest Gentoo Box?
less than 100Mhz
12%
 12%  [ 1 ]
100 mhz -250mhz
12%
 12%  [ 1 ]
250mhz - 500mhz
62%
 62%  [ 5 ]
500mhz -1ghz (not really a slow machine)
12%
 12%  [ 1 ]
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bastibasti
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PostPosted: Wed Jun 06, 2007 10:10 am    Post subject: Gentoo on old machines. Reply with quote

As Iam currently building a small DSL&ISDN router (233mhz PII, 512Mb Ram) I was wondering whether anyone else has such old machines running (I dont use distcc..)
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JeliJami
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PostPosted: Wed Jun 06, 2007 10:26 am    Post subject: Reply with quote

running a full-blown desktop (KDE) on
- 500MHZ CPU, 96 MB RAM
- 600MHZ CPU, 192 MB RAM

with firefox, openoffice, ..
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PostPosted: Wed Jun 06, 2007 11:09 am    Post subject: Reply with quote

my webserver (see signature) is my slowest running gentoo-machine its runing lighttpd+php+mysql, and dovecot+fetchmail for collecting my various mail accounts. I also have a similar machine with a 650MHz PIII as a backup server
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John R. Graham
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PostPosted: Wed Jun 06, 2007 1:59 pm    Post subject: Reply with quote

Been done before. See most insane machine you ever installed Gentoo on.

- John
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pilla
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PostPosted: Wed Jun 06, 2007 3:02 pm    Post subject: Reply with quote

john_r_graham wrote:
Been done before. See most insane machine you ever installed Gentoo on.

- John


Duplicate, please continue on the thread above.
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