Subject: Re: small home file/backup server
To: Steve Bellovin <email@example.com>
From: Rick Kelly <firstname.lastname@example.org>
Date: 08/21/2002 16:10:54
Steve Bellovin said:
>How much CPU do I need? Would a 233 Mhz Pentium or a 350 Mhz P II
>suffice? (I'll almost certainly use one of the Intel NIC cards.) And
>any suggestions on motherboards?
When I need to have a Windoze machine on my network, I run samba on the
same box that is also www.rmkhome.com and ftp.rmkhome.com.
A pentium 133 with 64 megs of memory running 1.4.3 on a switched 10/100
network. Works fine for a reasonable value of "fine".
Rick Kelly email@example.com www.rmkhome.com