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Re: Origin 200

To: <nick@snowman.net>
Subject: Re: Origin 200
From: Brian <signal@shreve.net>
Date: Sun, 16 Sep 2001 10:19:22 -0500 (CDT)
Cc: <linux-mips@oss.sgi.com>
In-reply-to: <Pine.LNX.4.21.0109160550540.20105-100000@ns>
Sender: owner-linux-mips@oss.sgi.com
Its the rackmount version..............I will search for some
benchmarks to see how this system ranks compared to some
PIII and other systems.

Are there any graphics options available for these, or just console?

I realize the origin is more of a "server", used for serving files
and web pages, than a workstation.


On Sun, 16 Sep 2001 nick@snowman.net wrote:

> MIPS linux will love that system.  I'd recommend one of the recent debian
> root images mine is running one nicely, though I'm tracking a few
> bugs.  Value is around 3-4k assumeing dual towers I'd guess.
>       Nick
>
> On Sat, 15 Sep 2001, Brian wrote:
>
> >
> > I have an Origin 200 coming in for my use
> > configured as:
> >
> > Origin 200 (rackmount)
> > 4x10k MIPS
> > 1GB mem
> > 4x5GB SCSI
> > Craylink
> >
> > Will I be able to run the MIPs linux on this?
> > What is the best most current and active
> > distribution to install?  Any vendor sponsoring
> > one (like redhat?).
> >
> > Also, if anyone know the estimated current value
> > for my system, please advise.  Thanks,
> >
> > Brian
> >
> >
> > -----------------------------------------------
> > Brian Feeny, CCIE #8036     email:signal@shreve.net
> > Network Engineer    phone:318.222.2638x109
> > ShreveNet Inc.              fax:  318.221.6612
> >
> >
>

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Brian Feeny, CCIE #8036 email:signal@shreve.net
Network Engineer        phone:318.222.2638x109
ShreveNet Inc.          fax:  318.221.6612



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