Dell hardware support. WAS: Re: Red Hat Fedora Project

Jose Celestino japc at co.sapo.pt
Thu Oct 2 07:07:01 CDT 2003


Words by Colm MacCarthaigh [Tue, Sep 30, 2003 at 12:13:46PM +0100]:
> On Tue, Sep 30, 2003 at 11:24:25AM +0100, Gavin Hamill wrote:
> 
> Thanks, actually that's a good example of how good the Poweredges are.
> Our sourceforge mirror (and other mirrors we host) all run on a PE2650:
> 
> 	http://ftp.heanet.ie/about/
> 	(actually that photo is out of date, we now have 2 disk
> 	arrays on it).
> 
> And the 2650's can certainly push traffic and handle load:
> 
> 	http://www.hea.net/mrtg/services/canyonero.html
> 

Yes they can, check this:

http://www.xpto.org/~japc/pe2650-snapshots/

The black zones are from crashes due to the aacraid driver.

It is impressive the sustained performance.

> For the record, it's running Debian :)
> 

Same here :)

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