Re: Linux (fwd)

Matt Clauson (mec@genesis.ezlink.com)
Wed, 30 Apr 1997 21:34:02 -0600 (MDT)


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On Wed, 30 Apr 1997, ITS ME DAMN IT wrote:

> does anybody see a problem with running 4 clients at the same time
> on a linux box
> p200 with a 128 megs of ram
> other than pushing the load average up
> maybe confusing the key server might be a problem

Well, it'll only slow all the processes down. the program uses CPU only,
and handles multiprocessors very well. If you want to run 4 copies at a
quarter the speed they should, that's your perogative. To me, it sounds
like a poor idea.

YMMV, of course.

Matt

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