linux-mips-fnet
[Top] [All Lists]

Re: RedHat 5.2 on Cobalt Qube/RAQ

To: Greg <damin@cleveland.lug.net>, linux-mips@fnet.fr
Subject: Re: RedHat 5.2 on Cobalt Qube/RAQ
From: ralf@uni-koblenz.de
Date: Thu, 3 Dec 1998 17:12:22 +0100
In-reply-to: <Pine.LNX.3.96.981203085016.16954A-100000@intel.cleveland.lug.net>; from Greg on Thu, Dec 03, 1998 at 08:52:30AM -0500
References: <Pine.LNX.3.96.981202222416.1023Q-100000@apt4g.a3nyc.com> <Pine.LNX.3.96.981203085016.16954A-100000@intel.cleveland.lug.net>
On Thu, Dec 03, 1998 at 08:52:30AM -0500, Greg wrote:

> In any case.. yes.. NFS can do the trick, but the Qube is slow enough on
> compiles that adding the overhead of 10 mbit NFS mount to things like
> building X or EGCS doesn't cut it. I'd much rather move things less
> critical like /home and /var/spool off to NFS and save the local disk
> space for the development cycle..

The first MIPS kernels needed about 24h to compile glibc on a diskless
system served by a 486DX33, 8mb.  *shiver*

  Ralf

<Prev in Thread] Current Thread [Next in Thread>