Subject: Re: Real hardware, and snapshots?
To: Wolfgang S. Rupprecht <>
From: David O'Brien <>
List: port-x86_64
Date: 04/24/2003 10:27:25
On Wed, Apr 23, 2003 at 10:12:57PM -0700, Wolfgang S. Rupprecht wrote:
> Someone else found a priceline hit for this at $482.  (Thats without
> the opterons or dram.)  While that price is better than a $10k newisys
> box, it is still not going to be cheap once one adds 2 opterons and
> dram.

I priced a two processor (model 242) 8GB RAM box at for $5891.00.
Lowest I could go is $2461.00.

Not bad for an early adopter situation.
-- David    (